Raymond Lloyd "Bud" Kneedler, 63, of Maryville, Ill., born Feb. 8, 1947, in Belleville, Ill., died at 5:23 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 4, 2010, in Maryville, Ill.
Mr. Kneedler was owner and operator of B&K Auto Sales and Services in Collinsville, Ill. He was a member of the First United Presbyterian Church in Collinsville, Ill.
"Bud" was preceded in death by his parents, William L. and Lois, nee Lawrence, Kneedler.
Surviving are his wife, Karen, nee Jackson, Kneedler of Maryville, Ill., whom he married on Jan. 7, 1967; sons, Brad (Stacy) Kneedler of Collinsville, Ill., and Ryan Kneedler (companion, Kristin Roberts and her children, Bay, Parker and Kale)of Collinsville, Ill.; sister, Sandra D. Warman of Ridgecrest, Calif.; grandchildren, Kendallyn Kneedler and Garrett Kneedler, both of Collinsville, Ill.; nephew and niece, Darryl Alexander of Wentzville, Mo., and Lori Strong of Ridgecrest, Calif.
Memorials may be made to First United Presbyterian Church.
Visitation: Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2010, at Herr Funeral Home in Collinsville, Ill.
Funeral: Services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 8, 2010, at First United Presbyterian Church in Collinsville, Ill., with the Rev. Steve Artz and the Rev. Dr. Lloyd Shaw officiating. Interment in Lake View Memorial Gardens in Fairview Heights, Ill.
HERR FUNERAL HOME, Collinsville, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat from Dec. 6 to Dec. 7, 2010