Susan A. Buege

Susan A. Buege (nee Best), 65, of the town of Barton, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2009 at St. Joseph’s/Froedtert Community Health Hospital.


Susan was born on March 7, 1944 to Dwight and Helen (nee Canfield) Best in Menomonie. She married Larry Buege on Sept. 17, 1976 in Milwaukee.


Susan was an avid 4-H leader.  She enjoyed sewing, canning, an avid gardener and was a cherished homemaker for her husband, children and grandchildren. Susan was a former member of “It’s a Stitch” quilting club and Immanuel United Church of Christ of West Bend.


Susan is survived by her loving husband Larry; children Deborah (Victor Yost) Burki, Edmond (Michelle) Burki, Janet (Paul) Eder and Wallace (Cheryl) Buege. She is further survived by her grandchildren, Duke and William Harris, Zachary, Jordan and Forest Burki, Austin and Allison Eder, John Wyatt Buege; mother Helen Best; sister Diane (Bob) Carlson, Dale (Rick) Carlson; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.


She is preceded in death by her father Dwight and brother Patrick.


A funeral service will be held on Saturday, August 15, 2009 at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Greg Young officiating. Interment to follow the service at Washington County Memorial Park.  Visitation will be at the funeral home on Saturday, Aug. 15 from 10 a.m until time of service at noon.


In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to the American Cancer Society.


The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family, 338-2050.