Susie R. Budd 1918 - 2010 Lawrence
Funeral services for Susie R. Budd, 91, Lawrence, will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery.
Mrs. Budd died Sunday, Feb. 7, 2010, at Pioneer Ridge Retirement Community.
She was born Aug. 11, 1918, in the Brown community northeast of McLouth in Leavenworth County, the daughter of Ray W. and Lottie Thompson Rogers. She moved to Lawrence in 1921 and attended school here.
Mrs. Budd was a member of Centenary United Methodist Church and United Methodist Women, where she served locally. She was also a member of Union Pacific Employee Club No. 4 Auxiliary. She was a homemaker who enjoyed crocheting, quilting and other needlework.
She married Forrest W. Budd on July 15, 1939, in Lawrence. They shared 70 years together. He survives of the home.
Other survivors include a brother, Worthy R. Rogers; three nieces, Sharon Chaney, Lawrence, Roberta Hellstrom, Baldwin City, and Rebecca Melton, Raytown, Mo.; and two nephews, Ray Hellstrom and Wayne Rogers.
She was preceded in death by one sister, Emma Hellstrom, and one nephew, Robert Hellstrom.
The family will greet friends from 1 p.m. until the service time Monday.
The family suggests memorials to the Centenary United Methodist Church, sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary, 120 W. 13th St., Lawrence, KS 66044.
Online condolences may be sent at warrenmcelwain.com.