Bradley T. Gilbertson
Bradley "Bud" Thomas Gilbertson, 53, of Traverse City, passed away suddenly on Oct. 12, 2019. Bud was born June 13, 1966 to John Gilbertson and Linda (Rehil) Humphrey in Kalkaska. Although born with the name Gilbertson, it would be Floyd Humphrey whom he would call "Dad."
Bud was a happy-go-lucky guy who was a devoted son, brother and uncle. He enjoyed the simple things life had to offer, especially if it involved family and board games.
Bud was preceded in death by his grandparents, Howard and Grace Rehil, Frederick and Margaret Gilbertson; stepfather, Floyd Humphrey; aunt, Carol Hermann; and brother, John Gilbertson.
Bud is survived by his mother, Linda Humphrey; biological father, John Gilbertson; sister, Kristine Gilbertson; brother-in-law, Shawn Phillips; nieces, Tara Worm and Tracy Smith; great-niece, Amelia Mason; and great-nephews, Mason Worm, Mitchell Worm and Riley Mason.
Visitation will be held at the Covell Funeral Home in Kingsley at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019 with the funeral service at noon, officiated by Father Gerald Okoli. The burial will follow at Saint Mary of Hannah.
Memorial contributions in Bud's name may be made to the humane society.
Published on October 16, 2019


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