Cletus L. Bugger, 77, of Highland, Ill., formerly of St. Jacob, Ill., born May 14, 1938, in Highland, Ill., died Monday, May 9, 2016, at St. Louis University Hospital in St. Louis, Mo.
Mr. Bugger was a self-employed contractor, and a U.S. Army veteran. He was a volunteer fireman for the St. Jacob Fire Dept. and a member of St. Paul Catholic Church in Highland, Ill.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Oswin and Lena, nee Boeser, Bugger; and a brother, Duane Bugger.
Surviving are his wife, Doris, nee Daiber, Bugger, whom he married Jan. 10, 1959, in Highland, Ill.; three children, Deborah (Tom) Naegele from Sunman, Ind., Diana (Bob) Patterson of Marine, Ill., and Lori (Kevin) Rutz of Alhambra, Ill.; eight grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; a niece; and two nephews.
Memorial contributions may be given to St. Paul Catholic Church, Masses or to the
. Online condolences may be expressed at www.KalmerMemorialServices.com, who will be handling the arrangements.
Visitation: Visitation will be from 8 to 10 a.m. Saturday, May 14, 2016 at St. Paul Catholic Church in Highland, Ill.
Funeral: A memorial Mass will immediately follow the visitation Saturday, May 14 at the church. Burial of his cremated remains will be in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Highland, Ill.
KALMER MEMORIAL SERVICES, Lebanon, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on May 12, 2016