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Information for Leon "Bud" Gingrich

19 December, 1935 - 11 May, 1994

From the Idaho Press-Tribune

May, 1994
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Leon 'Bud' Gingrich

    Leon "Bud" Gingricfi, 58, of Meridian, died Wednesday, May 11, 1994, at his home, surrounded by loved ones.  Memorial services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Monday, May 16, 1994, at the Alsip Funeral Chapel, Nampa.  Pastor Marilyn Miller, a family friend from Boulder, CO, will officiate.  Private family interment will precede the services at the Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell.
    Leon "Bud" Gingrich was born on Dec. 19, 1935, at Wichita, KS, the son of Ervin and Goldie Gingrich.  He was reared and educated in Kansas where he graduated from high school.  He married Louise Brunk on Oct. 5, 1957, at Heston, KS. In 1958 they moved to Idaho.  Bud was involved in residential and commercial construction and the restaurant business throughout the Treasure Valley for 35 years.
    He enjoyed golfing with his many friends and always had a cheerful outlook on life. A perfectionist in many ways and always did it "my way." He also enjoyed going to McCall and the sunshine in Palm Desert, CA, to play golf and go boating with family and friends. He was a member of the Broadmore Country Club and the Nampa B.P.O.E. #1389.
    Bud is survived by his wife, Louise Gingrich, Meridian; a son, Kent Gingrich, Laguna Hills, CA; a daughter, Sandy Gingrich, Boise; his father, Ervin Gingrich, Glendale, AZ; 2 brothers, Lyle Gingrich, Laguna Niguel, CA, and Clinton Gingrich, Mesa, AZ; 2 grandsons, Aaron and Kelly Mayovsky, Boise; 4 granddaughters, Brooke, Shayna, Lauren and Madison Gingrich, all of Nampa; 4 nephews; 3 nieces; and many close friends.
    Bud was a loving husband, father and grandfather and will be truly missed by all who knew him.
    He was preceded in death by his mother, Goldie in 1993.

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