R. Mark Bruder, Bineshee, 3rd Degree Midewiwin. O’shkawbaywis to the Grandfather Drum, Little Boy Water drum, Sacred Fire, and Singer of the Three Fires Midewiwin Lodge.
Bineshee, a member of the M’Chigeeng First Nation Band of Ojibwe Anishinabe, on the beautiful Manitoulin Island, Ontario, Canada. He was an artist and craftsman in the Great Lake State of Michigan. He completed commissions for many private individuals, companies and Tribes including many Native Casinos and Resorts throughout the United States and Canada. Received his inspiration from the natural world and the stories of his people, Mark portrayed the sights and sounds of creation.
He was born September 14, 1970 in Mindemoya, Ontario son of John “Jack” and Donna (Corbiere) Bruder. Surviving are his parents; special friend Cheryl Suojanen of Zeba; brothers, Brian Corbiere of Mount Pleasant, MI, Timother Bruder of Sault St Marie Canada; sister Cheryl Ann Bruder of Nova scotia.
Visitation will begin on Monday, March 14th at 4 p.m. at the KBIC Zeba Hall with a feast beginning at 6 p.m. with an all-night wake. On Tuesday, March 15th ceremonies will begin at 11 a.m. Burial will be in the Pinery Cemetery. The Jacobson Funeral Home is assisting the family.
Friends may sign Mark’s guest book or send condolences at www.jacobsonfuneralhome.com