Bernard “Bud” Wayne Holman
Bernard Wayne Holman, age 76 of Spooner, WI, died suddenly on Tuesday, April 30, 2019.
Bud was born on August 29, 1942, in Wayne County, Michigan, the first son of Philip and Eloise Holman. Bud attended Pepin Area school then joined the U.S. Navy in 1960 – 1964, where he received his GED. He was a member of the American Legion in Cannon Falls, MN and a former member of the International Brotherhood of Painters and Allied Trades Union in Minnesota.
Bud enjoyed spending time with his family and friends both here in Wisconsin and in California. He was the go-to guy for any repairs and small projects, always there when someone needed him.
Bud will be greatly missed by his son Shawn Wayne of Senica, SD, daughter Nicole Lynn of Hager City, WI, and long-time special friend Bonnie Stewart of Spooner, WI. Siblings, Terry of Pepin, WI, Sally (Ron) Meixner of Stockolm, WI, Patsy (Lyle Sunde) Halling of River Falls, WI, Sue Moy of LaCrosse, WI, Ann (Jim) Davis of Pepin, WI, and Gordon (Michele) Holman of Pepin, WI. Bud will also be missed by his 6 grandchildren, Joshua, Jessica, Jarrod, Charlie, Dominic, and Drake; and great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Bud will also be greatly missed by the family of Bonnie Stewart. Bud left his kind, sweet impression on everyone he met.
Bud is preceded in death by his son, Bernard Scott, and his parents, Phil and Eloise Holman; and one brother-in-law, Bill Moy.
There will be a memorial service at a later date.