Linda T. Buss, age 92, formerly of Owen passed away on Sunday, June 16, 2013 at Oakbrook Health and Rehab in Thorp. A Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday June 22, 2013 at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Withee. Visitation will be held from 9:00 AM until the time of service Saturday at the church. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery in Withee. The Maurina-Schilling Funeral Home in Owen is serving the family.
Linda was born on January 29, 1921 in Town of Worden, Clark County, the daughter of William and Susan (Clerf) Huberty. She worked at Blue Moon Cheese before her marriage. On June 30, 1945, Linda was united in marriage to Bernard Buss in the Town of Reseburg. He preceded her in death on March 17, 2005. Together they farmed in the Town of Reseburg until retiring in 1976. After retirement, they moved to Owen and then back to Thorp in 2003. She has resided at Oakbrook Health and Rehab the past 6 years.
Linda was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church in Withee. She enjoyed baking, cooking, embroidery, shopping trips and dining at Olive Garden. Most especially, Linda loved spending time with her family and grandchildren.
Linda is survived by her children: Bill (Judy) Buss, Thorp, Jim (Karen) Buss, Cottage Grove, MN, Marvin Buss, Thorp and Sandy Buss, Roberts; her daughter-in-law, Mary Buss, Oconomowoc; 8 grandchildren: Chris (Caryn) Buss, Shannon (Diana) Buss, Sheila Buss, Laurie Buss, Kirby (Kristen) Buss, Dan (Jaime) Buss, Mike Buss and Andy (Sara) Buss; 8 great-grandchildren: Dylan, Mike, Alyssa, Rylee, Drew, James, Owen and Izaak. She is further survived by a sister-in-law, Ruby Buss, Thorp, nieces, nephews other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, her son, Don Buss, an infant daughter, two brothers, Albert and Paul Huberty and a sister, Verona Berdal.