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Kevin Buenerkemper

Kevin William Buenerkemper

Wednesday, June 30th, 1954 - Sunday, October 6th, 2019
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Obituary

Kevin Buenerkemper, 65, of Normal and formerly of Murphysboro, passed away at 7:13 PM, Sunday, October 6, 2019, at his home in Normal.
Kevin was born on June 30, 1954, in Effingham to Donald Howard and Marianne (Leach) Buenerkemper. He married Cynthia Lee at St. Andrew Catholic Church in Murphysboro on October 13, 1979. She survives of Normal.
Kevin worked for 20 years as the administrator of Jackson County Ambulance Service until his retirement. He currently worked the last ten years for Dell Computer in Bloomington. He was Catholic and a member of St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Merna. He was a former member of St. Andrew Catholic Church in Murphysboro and St. Anthony Catholic Church in Effingham. He was an active member of the Murphysboro and Bloomington Knights of Columbus. He will be dearly missed.
Survivors include his mother Marianne Buenerkemper, wife, Cynthia Buenerkemper of Normal;
Four Children Kori (Buenerkemper) Vasquez and husband Rick of Phoenix, AZ, Coleby Buenerkemper and wife Irish of Rodenbach, Germany, Christopher Buenerkemper of Bloomington, and Collin Buenerkemper of Portland, OR;
Grandchildren: Thomas Buenerkemper, Anthony Vasquez, Adrianna Buenerkemper, Kristopher Buenerkemper,
Lucian Buenerkemper, Caleb Buenerkemper, Olivia Buenerkemper;
a special family friend Nic and Stephanie Dawson of Colorado; a faithful dog Oliver who stayed at his side during his illness;
three brothers and one sister: Kent Buenerkemper and wife Theresa of Texas, Cheryl Westondorf and husband Carl of Dieterich, Kurt Buenerkemper of Georgia, and Kraig Buenerkemper and wife Holly of Teutopolis. He is also survived by several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father and nephew- Jamie Westondorf.

The funeral mass will be held at 1:00 PM, Friday, October 11, 2019, at St. Andrew Catholic Church in Murphysboro. Father James Buerster, Rev. Gary Darnell and Bill Brady will officiate. Burial will follow at Murdale Gardens in Murphysboro. Visitation will be from 10:00 AM Friday until time of service at the church.
Memorial donations are suggested to Parkinson’s Disease Research or the American Cancer Society (Carcinoid Tumors). For more information, please visit www.pettettfuneralhome.com.
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  • Visitation

    Friday, October 11th, 2019 | 10:00am - 1:00pm
    When
    Friday, October 11th, 2019 10:00am - 1:00pm
    Location
    St. Andrew Catholic Church
    Address
    724 Mulberry St.
    MURPHYSBORO, IL
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  • Service

    Friday, October 11th, 2019 | 1:00pm
    When
    Friday, October 11th, 2019 1:00pm
    Location
    St. Andrew Catholic Church
    Address
    724 Mulberry St.
    MURPHYSBORO, IL
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    Officiant
    Father James Buerster
    Co-Celebrant
    Rev. Gary Darnell
  • Interment

    Location
    Murdale Gardens of Memory
    Address
    137 Murdale Gardens Road
    MURPHYSBORO, IL 62966
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  • Reception

    Location
    Knights of Columbus Hall
    Address
    606 Plum St.
    MURPHYSBORO, IL
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Denise Johnson

Posted at 03:01pm
We are so very sorry for your loss. It was always a pleasure to see Kevin and Cyndi thru the years.
Cyndi and the entire family will be in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.
Remember all the good memories you have of your life together.
God bless you all,
Denise Johnson and Dan Bethel of Punta Gorda, FL
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Chuck Wiedman

Posted at 02:20pm
Kevin lived next to us when in grade school in Effingham Played countless games of football and baseball in the back yard God Bless you my friend and your family Chuck Wiedman
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Dick Kenter

Posted at 10:21am
Rest In Peace my friend.

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