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Andre "Buster" Tweet

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Andre "Buster" Tweet

Andre "Buster" Tweet, age 94, died at Bethel Lutheran Home on February 20, 2016.

Andre Sylvester Tweet was born at Nunda, SD on January 30, 1922 to Simon and Sophie (Tufty) Tweet. He married Dardenella Heyer at Nunda on June 23, 1946. She preceded him in death in 2013.

He is survived by one son - Steve (Nancy) of Wentworth and one daughter - Karen (Mike) Howard of Minneapolis, MN, six grandchildren and three great grandchildren.

He was also preceded in death by one daughter - Sharon in 2004, one brother and four sisters.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 AM on Wednesday, February 24, 2016 at Grace Lutheran Church in Nunda with Rev Phillip Hofinga officiating. Burial will be in Prairie Queen Cemetery.

He grew up on a farm by Nunda, graduating from Rutland High School. He farmed in the Nunda-Rutland area all of his life until 1991 when they moved to Madison. He moved to Bethel Lutheran Home in November 2015.

He was a life member of Grace Lutheran Church. He served on the Bethel Lutheran Home Board of Directors. He also drove school bus for the Rutland School District.

There will be a prayer service at 7:00 PM on Tuesday at Weiland Funeral Chapel which is in charge of the arrangements.

Published in The Argus Leader on Feb. 22, 2016
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