W.D. “Budd” Nugen, 72, Wellington: March 16, 1942 – Dec. 19, 2014

first_imgW.D. “Budd” Nugen, owner of Nugen & Sons Construction, died Friday, December 19, 2014 at Via Christi – St. Joseph in Wichita, KS at the age of 72.Budd was born the son of Mary (Michael) and George Nugen on Monday, March 16, 1942 in Cassville, MO.On December 12, 1960, Budd and Mary Sue Brown were united in marriage in Derby, KS. Together they celebrated over 54 years of marriage.Survivors include his wife Mary Nugen of Wellington, KS, daughter, Natashia Nave (Tony) of Wichita, KS, sons: Bill Nugen (Lori) of Wellington, KS, Mark Nugen (Lisa) of Derby, KS, Matt Nugen (Monica) Wellington, KS, daughter, Sidney Nugen of Wellington, KS, sister, Rozella Farris (Joe) of Wichita, KS, brother, Edward Miller (Linda) Joplin, MO, grandsons: Christopher Sanders of Wellington, KS, Jimmy Sanders (Morgan) of Hutchinson, KS, Eric Sanders (Kadie) of Wichita, KS, Justin Nugen, Dean Nugen, Luke Nugen all of Wellington, KS, Jake Nugen of York, NE, Chase Nugen of Wellington, KS, Matt Kiker of Wichita, KS, Andrew Castaneda (Kelsey) of Anchorage, AK, Mike Castaneda (Jordan) of Cache, OK, Sean Reyes of Wichita, KS, granddaughters: Megan Nugen of Wellington, KS, Tiffany Bliss (Brian) of Rose Hill, KS, Heather Haworth (Andrew) of Chanute, Hillary Carden (Matt) of Arkansas City, KS, Makenze Nugen of Wichita, KS, Mia Nave of Wichita, KS, Sidney Reyes of Wichita, KS, nine great-grandchildren.He was preceded in death by his father G. Dean Nugen, step-father, Ross Miller, mother, Mary Miller and brother, Gene Nugen.Visitation will be held at the funeral home from 1:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Monday, December 22, 2014 with the family present from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.Funeral services for Budd will be held at 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, December 23, 2014 at the First Free Will Baptist Church, Wellington, KS.Interment will follow at the Belle Plaine Cemetery in Belle Plaine, KS.A memorial fund has been established in his loving memory with the First Free Will Baptist Church of Wellington, KS. Contributions may be mailed or left with the funeral home.To share a memory or leave condolences, please visit www.dayfuneralhome.info.Arrangements are by Day Funeral Home & Crematory, Wellington.last_img