Clarence T. “Bud” Huwe
Clarence T. “Bud” Huwe, of Runge, died March 23, 2011. He was born to the late Fred M. Huwe and Emma Dittmann Huwe on October 4, 1926 in Perham, Minnesota. He married Fran Kmiecik on June 7, 1954 in Alexandria, Virginia. He was a retired Lieutenant of the U.S. Navy having served 28 ½ years during WWII, Vietnam, and Korea. He was a former Commander of the Runge VFW Post #9189 and a former Commander of the VFW District #24. He served as the Mayor of the City of Runge. He is survived by wife; Fran Huwe of Runge, daughter; Lynn Buehring and husband Shelby of Karnes City, son; Lawrence J. Huwe and wife Carol of Corpus Christi, stepdaughters; Marie Clark and April Kularski both of Ware, MA, sisters; Delaine O’Hara of Tacoma, WA, Dorothy Frank of Bagley, MN, and Evelyn Erickson of Shevlin, MN, brothers; Edwin Huwe of Aurora, IL and Fritz Huwe of WI, and numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, sisters; Violet Dairmont and Darlene Hutchinson, and brothers; Robert, James, and Lawrence Huwe. Visitation was held Friday, March 25, 2011 from 5-8 PM at Rhodes Chapel in Runge. A Funeral Service was held Saturday, March 26, 2011 at 10:30 AM at Rhodes Chapel in Runge. Chaplain Eric Travieso officiated. Interment followed in the Karnes City Cemetery. Serving as Pallbearers were Donald Huwe, Ronald Huwe, James Huwe, Royce Pargmann, Fermin Tamez, and Gilbert Garza. Honorary Pallbearers were Tom Davenport and all the friends that came to visit Mr. Huwe during his illness. Services entrusted to Rhodes Funeral Home, Inc., Karnes City-Runge. You are invited to sign the online guestbook at www.rhodesfuneralhomeinc.com.