W. "Budd" Karr, 68, went to be with our Lord and loved ones
Thursday October 29, 1992, in a
Caldwell care center after a long and
valiant battle with cancer. At
his request there will be no service.
Cremation is under the
direction of Flahiff Funeral Chapel.
Private inurnment will
be held at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens,
Wednesday, November 4, 1992.
"Budd" was born February 7, 1924, in
Phelps County, Nebraska, the son of Dwight and Elsie Karr.
School and Overton High School.
The family moved to
the Nampa-Caldwell area in 1939.
Budd served in the Army during World War II.
After the war he drove
long-haul trucks for many years.
He worked for Falens
Fruit Ranch for 14 years as a truck driver and orchardist
until cancer forced his retirement in February 1976.
Budd and Betty Lutz
were married on August 22, 1983.
was a free spirit who enjoyed the outdoors, camping, fishing,
hunting, animals and all living things and had a special knack
for making flowers and plants flourish.
His pal was his little
dog Buffy. He enjoyed
fixing and making things with his hands.
He had a great sense
He is survived by his wife Betty of Caldwell; mother
Elsie Karr, Caldwell; sister Phyllis Pied, Boise; stepson Todd
Lutz, Caldwell; daughter Deanna Gentis, Burley; sister-in-law
and brother-in-law Elmer and Maxine Parker, Boise; three great
nephews, one great niece and two great-great nephews all of
His father Dwight Karr preceeded him in death in 1974.
His only niece,
Carolyn Lopez, died September 15, 1991.
Memorials may be sent to your favorite charity.
family wishes to express their gratitude to the staff at
for their tender and loving care.