Eugene "Bud" Jay PaauweMay 30, 1938 ~ November 21, 2017 (age 79)
Eugene "Bud" Jay Paauwe, of Grandville, MI, passed away at the age of 79, Tuesday, November 21, with his family by his side. Bud was born on May 30, 1938, in Grand Rapids, MI, to Martin John and Anna Mary (Hooyer) Paauwe. Bud made his career as a Plant Manager. He enjoyed golfing, gardening, crossword puzzles, bowling, camping, and he had a deep love for his grandchildren. He is a veteran of the United State Army.
Bud was preceded in death by his father Martin Paauwe, his mother Anna Paauwe, his brother Jerry (Marilyn) Paauwe, his sister Lucille (Arthur) Clay, his niece Mary Paauwe, and his nephew Richard Clay. He is survived by his son, Brian (Jolene) Paauwe, his daughter Carey (Brad) Stovall, his brothers Wes (Barb) Paauwe, Doug (Carol) Paauwe, nieces and nephews, and his grandchildren, Jake, Blake, Logan, Dylan, and Naleigh. Bud will be missed for his witty ability to make people laugh.
A private family memorial is planned. Condolences may be sent to family at 6717 Loop Rd., Hesperia, MI 49421.