Kenneth J. Buege

Kenneth J. Buege, 82, of Stillwater, beloved husband, dad, grandpa and great-grandpa, died Nov. 3, 2012.

Kenneth was preceded in death by parents, Edward and Inga, and half-sister Mercedes. He is survived by wife of 56-and-a-half years, Karen; children Cindy (Dan) Clayton, Stephen (Connie), Chris, John (Dianne); daughter in-law Melissa Buege; grandchildren Corrie (Dan) Mevissen, Kristina (Rob) Ginter, Joshua Buege, Jennifer, Anna and Andrew Buege, Kimberly Clayton; great grandchildren Dylan, Austin and Sadie Mevissen, Blake Ginter; brothers Roger, Dean, Leslie and Gary, and other family and friends.

Kenneth retired in 1988 from Andersen Corp. after 36 years of service.

A mass of Christian Burial is 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 9, 2012, at St. Charles Catholic Church, 409 N. Third St. in Bayport. Visitation is 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Simonet Funeral Home, 6429 Osgood Ave. North in Stillwater and one hour prior to Mass at the church. Interment is at St. Michael’s Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to a favorite charity or to the Leukemia Society, Minnesota Chapter, research only, 8441 Wayzata Boulevard  No. 340, Golden Valley, MN 55426.