|Birth: ||May 20, 1940|
|Death: ||Oct. 17, 2007|
Kenneth C. Buell, 67, of rural Kingston, Ill., formerly of Sycamore, died Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2007, at home with his loving family at his side.
Born May 20, 1940, in Sycamore, he was the son of Olga and Bill Reinmiller. After graduating from Sycamore High School in 1958, he served in the U.S. Army in Germany for three years. He married Sandra Floit on Aug. 25, 1962, at Salem Lutheran Church in Sycamore. He was a manager for Floit Sand and Gravel for 40 years. After his retirement he worked part time for Elburn Cooperative Co.
He was dedicated to the people of Sycamore and enjoyed the time he spent with his many friends in the community. He was a lifelong member and past president of the Sycamore Lions Club. Ken was an avid sportsman and fisherman. He was an adventurer who enjoyed long road trips with his wife, Sandy, and was a devoted husband, father and grandfather.
He is survived by a son, Bradley (Rebecca) Buell of Aurora, Colo.; two daughters, Diane Buell of Kingston and Brita (Kevin) Higgins of Palatine; four grandchildren, Nicholas and Benjamin Buell and Austin and Brian Higgins; a brother, John (Barb) Buell of Kirkland; four brothers- and sisters-in-law, Denny and Connie Schaffner and Ron and Mary Floit, all of Sycamore; and several nieces.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife in 2005; and a sister, Marjorie Harris.
The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 20, at the Evangelical Free Church of Sycamore-DeKalb, 150 Bethany Road in DeKalb, with Pastor Bradley J. Reardon officiating. Interment will be at Elmwood Cemetery in Sycamore. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 19, at Quiram-Sycamore Funeral Home.
A memorial fund is established for DeKalb County Hospice in care of Quiram-Sycamore Funeral Home, 1245 Somonauk St., Sycamore, IL 60178.
For information, call (815) 895-6589 or visit the Web site www.quiram.com.
11/21/2012 Find A Grave member Mary John (#47262612) requested:
please link Kenneth to his parents and wife.
Father: John Williams Buell FAG # 101053486
Mother: Olga Anna Alm FAG # 101097552
Wife: Sandra Floit FAG # 10587099
John Williams Buell (1902 - 1939)
Olga Anna Alm Reinmiller (1917 - 1993)
Sandra Ann Floit Buell (1942 - 2005)
Plot: ELMWOOD M 51W 7
Created by: Larry60109
Record added: Oct 19, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22303591