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St. Michael Church
Tuesday December 6th, 2016
4:00pm - 4:00pm

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Eva Sylvia Budden

Eva Sylvia Budden, 94 years old, of Granville, IA, died Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016 at Prairie Ridge Care Center in Orange City, IA.

Funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Granville with Rev. Terry Roder officiating. Burial will follow in the St. Joseph’s Cemetery in Granville. Visitation with family present will be 4-8 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016. There will be a parish rosary at 5 p.m. and a vigil prayer service at 7 p.m. all at the St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Granville. Services have been entrusted to Fisch Funeral Home & Monument in Remsen.

Eva was born April 27, 1922 at rural Remsen, IA, the daughter of Peter & Kathrine (Weiler) Thill. She was raised in the Remsen area on a farm and attended St. Mary’s Catholic School. She then worked at the Orange City Hospital from 1968-1978 as a cook. In 1979 she worked for the Spalding Catholic Schools in the hot lunch program for 18 years.

On May 4, 1943, she married Norbert Budden at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Remsen. They farmed in the Granville area and moved to Granville in 1973. Norbert died in May 1982. She became a resident of Bavarian Meadows Assisted Living in Remsen in Nov. 2012. She moved to Prairie Ridge Care Center a few months back.

Eva was a member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, church guild and the V.F.W. She enjoyed dancing, Bingo, playing cards and watching TV and she especially loved spending time with her family, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Survivors include her five children, Ronald (Byrlea) Budden of Granville, IA, Donald (Maretta) Budden of Granville, IA, Carolyn (Don) Gergen of Granville, IA, Beverly (Dan) Reinholdt of Cherokee, IA and Lori (Bruce) Fedders of Sioux Center, IA; 16 grandchildren, 33 great-grandchildren.

Preceded in death by: her parents, 5 brothers, Jack, Dominic, Al, Eddie and Vernon Thill, 3 sisters, Mary Kunkel, Josephine Thill and Katherine Blum, 7 brothers-in-law, 14 sisters-in-law.

Casket Bearers will be Craig, Austin and Alex Budden, Darin Gergen, Chad Reinholdt, Jeremy and Aaron Youngers, Casey Fedders.

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Guestbook

Sending our prayers for you all. What a beautiful lady! I bet she really has some great stories to tell about Ron!! Tom and Lori Schuch

Lori Schuch Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

We are so sorry for your loss. I didn't see this soon enough but we will keep you all in our thoughts and prayers. May God's peace sustain you during this time of sorrow. Wendell and Caryn

Wendell and Caryn Riedemann Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

We are unable to attend the services. Thinking of fond memories of our aunt. Prayers are sent for our aunt Eva and her family. My fondest memory is her giggle. Prayers and Love Mary Jo and James Peters

Mary Jo Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

We send our deepest sympathy to all of Eva's family. May God grant you comfort with all of your happy memories. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Dave & Meredith Scott

Meredith Scott Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

We extend our sympathy to Eva's family. She was a great lady! What I remember the most is her laugh. Eva loved to laugh. Hopefully this memory will ease your pain and grief.

Jeff & Joyce Murphy Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

we want to send sympathy to Eva's family. Praying that God will be near and His peace and love will be felt in the days to come. Keep the treasured memories in your heart.

Rob and Deanna Wynia Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

Offering deepest sympathy and prayers to Eva's family. May God bless and comfort all of you during your time of loss! Jay and Ruth Lyftogt

Ruth Lyftogt Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

We send our deepest sympathy to all of Eva's family. May God grant you comfort with all of your happy memories. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Dave & Meredith Scott

Meredith Scott Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

Offering deepest sympathy and prayers to Eva's family. May God bless and comfort all of you during your time of loss! Jay and Ruth Lyftogt

Ruth Lyftogt Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM