Leon VanDeVeire

Oct. 4, 1922-Jan. 14, 2013

CANBY – Services for Leon “Bud” Alphonse VanDeVeire, 90, of Canby will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. Peter’s Catholic Church in Canby. Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. Thursday at Birk Funeral Home, with a prayer service at 7 p.m. and a rosary to follow. Visitation will continue from 9-10 a.m. Friday at Birk Funeral Home, followed by procession to the church. Burial will be in St. Peter’s Catholic Cemetery.

He died Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, at the Sanford Canby Medical Center.

He was born Oct. 4, 1922, near Green Valley, to Theophil and Elizabeth (DeBusher) VanDeVeire.

Survivors include his sons, Phillip, Lyndon, Rodney and Bradley, all of Canby; daughter, Yvonne Victor of Fairfax; 12 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; brother, Maurice of Minnetonka and sisters, Irene and Louise, both of Marshall.