Robert G. Bader, Hemlock, Michigan

Our beloved husband, father, grandfather and brother went home to be with the Lord on November 8, 2009, at the age of 74 years.  Robert was born May 19, 1935, in Frankenmuth. He married Connie (Lee) Markusic on September 12, 1980, she survives him. He retired from General Motors after 30 years in skilled trades. He loved camping and antique shows. He specialized in selling antique pocket watches, clocks and military items at antique shows.  He is survived by his children, Roberta (James) Hemingway, John (Gail) Bader, Pete (Shannon) Markusic, Bobbi (Ron) Gilmore and Toni (Mike) Mentel; 13 grandchildren, who he loved dearly; many brothers, sisters, nieces and nephews; and a special sister Bernice who was like a mother to him. He was predeceased by a son Barry.  Funeral services will take place at 12:00 noon Friday, November 13, 2009, at W.L. Case & Company 201 N. Miller Road. Burial will take place at Tuscola County Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home on Thursday from 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. and again on Friday from 11:00 a.m. until the service. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Community Village.