|Birth: ||Dec. 29, 1915|
|Death: ||Jan. 8, 2011|
Rev. Leo T. Buhman
SAVANNAH, Mo. — Rev. Leo T. Buhman, 95, Savannah, died Saturday, January 8, 2011, at LaVerna Village Nursing Home.
He was born December 29, 1915, in Clarksdale, Mo.
Father Buhman was ordained as a Roman Catholic priest April 3, 1948, at St. Joseph Cathedral. He served at St. Paul Parish, Tarkio, Mo., and a Mission at St. Benedict, Burlington Junction, Mo.; St. Mary's Parish, Maryville, Mo; St. Mary Parish, Shelbina, Mo.; a Mission at St. Rose Parish, Lakenan, Mo.; Holy Family Parish, Hannibal, Mo.; Immaculate Conception Parish, Macon, Mo., and a Mission at Sacred Heart Parish, Bevier, Mo.
Father Buhman was a member of Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church, Knights of Columbus, Serra Club of St. Joseph and Lion's Club of Clarksdale, Mo.
He was preceded in death by his parents Oscar Rudolph and Emma Regina (Fisher) Buhman; three brothers, Melvin Buhman, Vincent Buhman and Kenneth Buhman.
Survivors: brothers and sisters: John Buhman (Nellie), St. Joseph, Verda McManus, Clarksdale, Harold Buhman (Luella), St. Joseph, Gilbert Buhman, Stanberry, Mo., Ermit Buhman, St. Joseph, Irmalee Schieber, Maryville, Rita McQuinn, Stanberry, Earl Buhman (Bernetta), St. Joseph, James Buhman (Carol), St. Joseph; sisters-in-law, Veryle Buhman, Denton, Kan., and Amelia Buhman, Council Bluffs, Iowa; numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
The Mass of Christian Burial: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church.
Receiving of the body 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church. Parish Rosary 5 p.m. Tuesday, Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church, where the Family will receive friends 5:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday. Interment St. Mary's Cemetery, Hurlinger, Mo.
Services under the direction of Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory.
The Family suggests memorial gifts to St. Mary's Cemetery, Hurlinger or LaVerna Village, Savannah.
Online guest book and obituary at www.meierhoffer.com.
St Joseph News Press 1-9-2011
Oscar Rudolph Buhman (1886 - 1971)
Emma Regina Fisher Buhman (1887 - 1986)
Saint Marys Cemetery
Created by: Kathy Topping
Record added: Jan 10, 2011
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