KAØEQK - June 17, 2011

Leander J. Buettner
Avon, MN
KAØEQK - Leander J. Buettner

Leander John Buettner was born January 28, 1924 in Bluegrass, Minnesota the son of John and Rose (Sand) Buettner. He was united in marriage with Angeline Gallus on June 20, 1950 in Opole, Minnesota. Leander owned and operated Buettner's Mobil Service in Avon from 1961 until 2005. He was a member of St. Benedict's Catholic Church. In his free time, Leander enjoyed spending time with his family, storytelling, amateur Ham radio operating, snowmobiling, hunting, fishing, traveling and going on Sunday drives.

Leander is survived by his wife Angeline Buettner of Avon; children, Mark Buettner of Foley, Barb (Tony) Betz of Monticello, Louise (Christopher) Erickson of Avon, Robert Buettner of Wheatland, WY, John Buettner of Alexandria, Karen Price of Casper, WY, Myron (Michelle) Buettner of Foley, Anthony Buettner of Fort Laramie, WY and Charles (Andrea) Buettner of Ramsey; 18 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; sister Pauline Michlitsch of Waite Park and brothers Gerald (Eleanora) Buettner of Lincoln, NE and Wilbert (Mary Lou) Buettner of Pine City.

Leander was preceded in death by his parents; son, Kenneth Buettner; sisters Christine Hadrich, Hermanda Sebesta, Valeria Bryce, infant sister Geraldine; and brother Leo Buettner.