Laverne J. "Bud" Kress (1923 - 2011)


ROWLEY - Laverne J. "Bud" Kress was born June 12, 1923, on a farm in Cono Township of Buchanan County.
Bud was united in marriage to Lavona Dudley on April 7, 1946, at the Cedar Christian Church in Cedar Rapids.
At the age of 87 years, Bud entered into his eternal rest on Tuesday, May 10, at St. Luke's Hospital in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, following a short illness.
Preceding him in death were his parents and his wife, Lavona.
Funeral services were Saturday, May 14, in the Quasqueton Union Church at Quasqueton. Interment was in the Quasqueton Cemetery.
The Fawcett Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Winthrop assisted with arrangements.
Published in Independence Bulletin-Journal from May 21 to June 21, 2011