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Dorothy B. Buedel

January 31, 1917 - May 18, 2007

Dorothy B. Buedel

SPRINGFIELD – Dorothy B. Buedel, 90, of Springfield, died Friday, May 18, 2007 at Memorial Medical Center.

She was born January 31, 1917 in Macedonia, IL, the daughter of Vinson and Myrtle Hicks Boster. She married William T. Kramp in 1939; he preceded her in death in 1952. She then married Joseph A. Buedel on July 31, 1954; he preceded her in death on July 3, 1996. One son, Kenneth Kramp, on August 20, 2003; one daughter, Marianne Weeks, on December 29, 2000; and one grandson, Steve Roof, also preceded her in death.

Mrs. Buedel was a beautician for many years. She worked for the Illinois Department of Revenue, retired after 26 years. She was a member of Christ the King Church, St. Joseph Corterie, Altar and Rosary Society. She graduated from Anna Jonesboro High School. She loved to cook and to play cards, dice, and Bingo.

Survivors: one daughter, Debra L. (husband, Doug) Israel of Springfield; one son, G Sidney (wife, Linda) Kramp of Riverton; 11 grandchildren, Alison and Regan Israel, Thomas “Bub” Maybury, Colene (husband, Sam) Hott, Brian (wife, Angie) Kramp, all of Springfield, Jason (wife, Alicia) Israel of Pensacola, FL, Pam (husband, Jay) Watts of Riverton, Doug (wife, Katie) Roof of Orlando, FL, Kim Carlyle and Kelly Polanczyk, both of Chicago, and Kris (husband, Ed) Java of Wake Forest, NC; 22 great-grandchildren; one sister, Juanita Robertson of McLeansboro; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Memorials may be made to Camp COCO.

Visitation will be held 4:00-6:00 p.m., Sunday, May 20, 2007. Prayers: 5:00 p.m. Funeral Mass: 10:00 a.m., Monday, May 21, 2007 at Christ the King Church, Monsignor David Lantz officiating. Burial: Calvary Cemetery. Staab Funeral Home of Service.

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