Brony BudzikMay 19,2013Brony Budzik
SAXTONS RIVER — Brony Budzik, 91, of Saxtons River died Friday, May 17, 2013, at his daughter’s home in Grafton.
He was born Oct. 15, 1921, in Winchester, N.H., the son of Felix and Alexandria (Erunski) Budzik.
He attended schools in Winchester and served in the U.S. Army during World War II.
He worked for the Town of Rockingham, and was also a foreman at Tenney’s Lumber Mill.
He enjoyed gardening.
Survivors include a son Stanley Budzik of Saxtons River, and a daughter Sandra Donaldson of Grafton; 10 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren; and a sister Sophie Goodnow of West Swanzey, N.H. He was predeceased by his wife Marion Tenney Budzik, a son Allen Budzik, and a brother Alex Budzik.
The funeral service will be conducted Tuesday, May 21, 2013, at 10 a.m. at Fenton & Hennessey Funeral Home in Bellows Falls. Burial will follow the service in the Saxtons River Cemetery.
Friends may call Monday, May 20, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
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