LOUISVILLE — Doris Ann Budde, 78, of Louisville, went to be with the Lord at 3:15 p.m. Saturday, March 16, 2013, at her home, surrounded by her family.
A service to celebrate Doris’ life will be at 11 a.m. Friday at St. John’s Lutheran Church, rural Louisville, (on the Effingham/Clay County line) with the Rev. Ryan Eden officiating. Burial will be in St. John’s Lutheran Cemetery, rural Louisville. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the church and one hour before the time of service Friday at the church. Memorials may be made to St. John’s Lutheran Church or the donor’s choice. Neal Funeral Home, Louisville, is in charge of the arrangements.
Doris Ann (Wolf) Budde was born Dec. 27, 1934, in Montrose. She is the daughter of Edwin John and Hulda (Haack) Wolf. Mrs. Budde was baptized, confirmed and married at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Island Grove. On Jan. 3, 1953, she married Darrel Budde of Louisville. Doris was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church, rural Louisville.
She was a past member of Ladies Aid and held many offices. She enjoyed helping with Braille, teaching Sunday School, quilt making, folding bulletins and also served on the Alter Guild. She loved doing church work. Doris worked at Jansen’s Clothing Department Store in Effingham for 1 1/2 years. Upon her husband, Darrel Budde, returning home from the military, Doris was a homemaker who loved to cook, clean and iron.
She loved to help her husband Darrel with the family farm. Doris’ hobbies were gardening, flower arranging, sewing, quilting and spending time enjoying her grandchildren’s activities.
She is survived by her husband of 60 years, Darrel; daughter-in-law, Vickie Budde of Mason and grandson Ethan; daughter, Sherry Berg (husband, Dean) of Mason; granddaughter, Kara; and grandson, Kurt and special friend, Randi Lilly.
She was preceded in death by her parents and son, Mark Lynn Budde.
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