Wilbur Buddinger, age 97, of Granton, WI died Friday, January 31, 2020 at the Care and Rehabilitation Center in Neillsville.
Wilbur Julius Buddinger was born on July 22, 1922 in Granton, WI the son of William and Katherine (Geisler) Buddinger Sr. He graduated from Granton High School and then worked 50 years as a Union Mason Tender.
He is survived by his two children, Gene (Sandy) Buddinger and Coleen Buddinger both of Sycamore, IL, 5 grandchildren, Amy, Kate, Brian, Jennifer, Jamie and Jeremy and 10 great grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his parents a brother, William “Whitey” Buddinger and a sister-in-law, Joan Buddinger.
Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Monday, February 3, 2020 at the Gesche Funeral Home in Neillsville. Interment will be in the Neillsville City Cemetery. Visitation will be from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m., Monday at Gesche Funeral Home.
Casket bearers are: Gene Buddinger, Brian Buddinger, Jim Owens, John Owens, Jerry Owens Jr., Wayne Huth and Roger Huth.
Online Condolences may be made at www.geschefh.com.
Gesche Funeral Home and Cremation Service is assisting Wilbur’s family with Funeral arrangements.