Michael Chester Bronzburg
Michael Chester Bronzburg, age 46, 9 Hollow Road, Catawissa, died early December 26, 2013 in an airplane crash in Butler Township, Adams County, PA.
Born in Bloomsburg on July 27, 1967, he was the son of Lee E. and Linda (Linn) Bronzburg of Catawissa. His early life was spent in Catawissa and he returned one year ago after living in a variety of places. He was a 1985 graduate of the Columbia Montour Vocational Technical School.
Mike was employed by Grand River Enterprises of Canada, as a technical consultant to cigarette factories. Earlier he was employed by the Phillip Morris Cigarette Co., in Virginia.
He enjoyed restoring old vehicles, riding his Harley Davidson Motorcycle, flying, watching movies, riding his four wheeler, fishing, skiing, traveling and kayaking.
Mike served with the US Navy.
Surviving in addition to his parents is his companion, Doreen (Artley) Rose, with whom he resided; three children: Michael Bronzburg, San Jose, Calif.; twins, Camden and Harley Bronzburg, Summerville, South Carolina; a brother, Lee E. Bronzburg, II, Berwick; a sister, Lori, wife of Larry George, Catawissa; and two nephews: Tyler Capece and Auston Capece, both of Catawissa. There are also several aunts, uncles and cousins.
Funeral services will be held in the Dean W. Kriner, inc., Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 325 Market St., Bloomsburg, 0n Monday, Jan. 6, 20124, at 11 a. m. with Msgr. Robert E. Lawrence, pastor of St. Columba Ctholic Church officiating.. Interment will be in New Rosemont Cemetery, Espy. There will be a time for visitation with family on Sunday from 3-6 p. m.
The family will provide flowers. Memorials may be sent to the Bronzburg-Rose Memorial Fund, c/o First Columbia Bank & Trust Co., 232 East Street, Bloomsburg, PA 17815