Of St. Paul
Passed away on March 2, 2014. Velma is preceded in death by her Husband, Howard. She is survived by her Children, Philip (Maureen), Linda (Brian) Sundberg; Grandchildren, Jennifer, Megan, Isaac, Alyson, Aaron; Eight Great-Grandchildren; Brothers, Lloyd, Dean, Dick Buzay; Sister, Doris Heinrich. Velma was born in Osage, IA in 1923 to her beloved parents, Edward & Mable Buzay. She moved to St. Paul at age 7 where she lived the rest of her life. She graduated from Harding H.S. in 1940 and married Howard in 1944. Howard & Velma attended the same church as children and as teenagers Velma was the church pianist and Howard was the choir director. Velma was a devoted and loving daughter, sister, wife, mother, grandmother and dear friend. Her entire life she modeled warmth, graciousness, humility and a positive spirit. A service of remembrance will be held at 4:30PM Thurs. 3/6/14 at First Evangelical Free Church, 2696 Hazelwood St., Maplewood. A gathering of family and friends will begin at 4PM. Memorials are preferred to Ramsey County Care Center.