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Edward Louis Bey

May 30, 1947 ~ March 14, 2019 (age 71)

Edward Louis Bey, 71, of Alpena passed away Thursday, March 14, 2019 at his home.

Edward was born May 30, 1947 in Alpena to Louis and Laura (Kurkierewicz) Bey. Edward was in the Alpena High School Class of 1965. He served in the United States Army in the 29th Artillery Division during the Vietnam War. On April 11, 1981, he married Barbara Cooley. Edward worked at Rivers Edge golf course. He was a member of First United Methodist Church active in the Men’s Club, Friends Together, and Friday’s Veterans Club.

Surviving are his wife, Barbara; daughter, Rebecca; parents, Louis and Laura Bey; and sister, Sandra Light.

Memorial visitation will take place at Bannan Funeral Home on Friday, March 22, from 4-8 p.m. with military honors at 5 p.m. by Alpena V.F.W. Post 2496. Memorial visitation will continue Saturday, March 23, at First United Methodist Church from 10 a.m. until the memorial service at 11 a.m. with Rev. Seok Nam Lim officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Friends Together or Alpena Cancer Center.

Donations may be made to:

Friends Together
105 Prentiss Street, Alpena MI 49707
Tel: 1-989-356-3231

MidMichigan Medical Center - Alpena Cancer Center
1501 W. Chisholm Street, Alpena MI 49707
Tel: 1-989-356-7000