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Col Giles Brooks “Buzz” Withington, Sr

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Col Giles Brooks “Buzz” Withington, Sr

  • Birth 19 Jun 1919 Saint Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA
  • Death 15 Jul 2010 Santa Rosa, Sonoma County, California, USA
  • Burial Santa Rosa, Sonoma County, California, USA
  • Plot Veterans Addition I, Lot 127, Grave 1
  • Memorial ID 55318139

Died July 15, 2010 in Santa Rosa. Born in St. Louis, Missouri on June 19, 1919. He is survived by wife, June Withington of Santa Rosa; his children: Darlene Lockard of N.C., Diane Woodford of N.C., Richard Withington of Santa Rosa and Robert Withington of Lekkerkirk, Holland; grand children: Jessica Vitale of Maryland, David Lockard of N.J., Soledad Bourdo of N.C., Brian Allen of N.C., Takoda Withington of Santa Rosa, Priscilla Withington and Ashley Withington of Lekkerkirk, Holland; and five great grandchildren. Col. Withington graduated from Washington University St. Louis in 1941, entered military service October 2, 1941. He retired from the U.S. Army as full Col., November 1, 1968 and retired from the Redwood Credit Union in Santa Rosa as a loan officer in 1984. At Buzz's request, private burial services were held at Santa Rosa Memorial Park, Tuesday, July 20, 2010. In memory of Col. G.B. Withington "Buzz", donations can be made to the local VFW, 78 Creek Ct., Cotati, CA 94931. SANTA ROSA MORTUARY EGGEN & LANCE CHAPEL, 545-3747
Published in the Press Democrat from July 21 to July 22, 2010


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  • Added: 22 Jul 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 55318139
  • Geraldine "Gerry" Humes
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Col Giles Brooks “Buzz” Withington, Sr (19 Jun 1919–15 Jul 2010), Find A Grave Memorial no. 55318139, citing Santa Rosa Memorial Park, Santa Rosa, Sonoma County, California, USA ; Maintained by Geraldine "Gerry" Humes (contributor 46795684) .