Archive for Sunday, May 9, 2004

Wayne H. Budke

May 9, 2004


Services for Wayne H. Budke, 86, Lawrence, will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Mr. Budke died Saturday, May 8, 2004, at Pioneer Ridge Retirement Community.

He was born March 9, 1918, in Mason County, Ill., the son of Harry H. and Delia Bartles Budke.

Mr. Budke was a U.S. Navy veteran and served as a Seabee during World War II.

He was a chemical worker for Farmland Industries and retired in 1975.

Mr. Budke was a member of First United Methodist Church in Lawrence.

He married Dorothy M. Browning on Aug. 8, 1937, in Bowling Green, Mo. She survives of the home.

A son, Dennis Wayne, died March 19, 1988.

Friends may call from noon until the service time Monday at the mortuary.

The family suggests memorials to the American Heart Assn. or the church, sent in care of the mortuary.

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