Clarence Jude Buehl, age 78, of Buffalo, was called to Heaven Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2010.
He was born Jan. 7, 1932, in Delano, the son of Andrew V. and Frances M. (Mross) Buehl.
Clarence proudly served his country during the Korean War.
He married Lorraine Adeline Rancour in 1958, and they made their home in Buffalo. They were blessed with five children.
Clarence is survived by his wife, Lorraine Adeline (Rancour) Buehl; children Karen (John) Bylund, Douglas (Tracy) Buehl, Tammy (Mike) Swenson, Al (Kris) Buehl, and Kelly (Brad) Wurm; grandchildren Amanda Swenson, Stephanie Swenson, Kevin Bylund, Adam Bylund, Ethan Buehl, Zoe Buehl, and Nicole Wurm; and he was proudly awaiting the birth of his first great-grandchild in January.
He is also survived by a sister, Annie Kruzel; and many nephews, nieces, and loved ones.
Clarence was preceded in death by his parents, and brothers George and Leonard Buehl.
A Memorial Mass took place Saturday, Oct. 16 at 1:30 p.m. at St. Francis Catholic Church in Buffalo, with visitation in the church from 12:30 p.m. until the time of service.
The Peterson Chapel in Buffalo assisted the family with arrangements; www.petersonchapel.com.