Obituary: Vernon “Budge” W. Grant Jr.
Vernon “Budge” W. Grant Jr., 79, of Bundy, died
Monday, Dec. 30, 2013, at his home in the comfort and care of his
family. He was born on Sept. 5, 1934 in Rhinelander to Vernon and Ivy
(Olson) Grant Sr. Vern is survived by his wife, Carol of Bundy; his
three children, Darla (Kevin Angell) Grant of Crandon, Dean (Annette)
Grant of Bundy, and Brad (Kelly) Grant of Brillion; children of the
heart, Jim, Brian, Larry, and Danielle; six grandchildren; four great grandchildren; two sisters, Barbara Hopkins and
Judith (Mick) Phillips, both of Rhinelander; a brother, Gary (Virginia)
Grant of Rhinelander; and nieces, nephews, in-laws,
other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by infant
sons, Peter and Bernard. Memorial services for Vern will be held at 11 a.m.
Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014, at the Carlson Funeral Home
with the Rev. Al Montgomery officiating. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m.
Friday at the funeral home and from 10 a.m. until the time of service
on Saturday. (Carlson Funeral Home)