He is survived by his mother, Wanda Budway of Amherst; siblings, Sandra (Tamosaitis) of Richland, Washington, R.J. (Marti) Budway of Lorain, and Jon (Vilma) Budway of Cleveland; daughters, Sandra and Jessica Anderson of Blaine, Washington; former wife, Judy Budway of Dallas, Georgia; three grandchildren; and five nieces.
He is preceded in death by his father, Emil Budway; and his loyal friend, Shadow.
A graveside funeral service will be held at 9:30 A.M., Friday, December 7, 2012, at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery, 10175 Rawiga Road, Seville, Ohio 44273 (meet at main entrance of cemetery).
Memorial donations may be made to the Disabled American Veterans, Louis Paul Proy Chapter No. 20, 3543 Pickett Road, Lorain, OH 44053.
Arrangements by Reidy-Scanlan-Giovannazzo Funeral Home and Cremation Services (440) 244-1961