|Birth: ||Sep. 10, 1906|
|Death: ||Dec. 27, 2007|
Helen F. Buttz
SPRINGFIELD - Helen F. Buttz, 101, of Springfield, formerly of Decatur, where she spent most of her life, passed away Thursday, Dec. 27, 2007, at St. John's Hospice.
She was born Sept. 10, 1906, in Springfield, the daughter of Arthur Ross and Altha "Pearl" Brewer Hinckle. She married Harry R. Buttz in September 1923 in St. Louis. He passed away in 1972. She was also preceded in death by her son, Gary G. Buttz.
Mrs. Buttz was a homemaker. She was past president of the Garden Club in Decatur and a member of the Garden Club in Springfield. She was a lifetime member of OES Chapter 111 in Decatur. She was a member of Home Extension and First United Methodist Church.
She is survived by her daughter, Carol Hawes of Louisville, Ky., and three grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 1 p.m. until time of services at 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 31, 2007, at Vancil-Murphy Funeral Home with the Rev. Vaughn Beeman officiating. Burial will be in Waverly East Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Waggin' Tails Animal Shelter.
Published in The State Journal-Register on 12/29/2007.
Arthur Ross Hinckle (1877 - 1962)
Eltha Pearl Brewer Hinckle (1885 - 1957)
Harry R. Buttz (1903 - 1972)*
Gary Buttz (____ - 1983)*
Waverly East Cemetery
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Record added: Dec 29, 2007
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