June 18, 1932 – Nov. 1, 2013
Funeral services for former Greybull resident Janice Helen Budd of Cheyenne were held Nov. 5 in Cheyenne. Janice, 81, died Nov. 1 at Davis Hospice in Cheyenne.
She was born June 18, 1932, in St. Cloud, Minn., the daughter of Leslie Taylor Brinkman and Olga Sophie Jacobson Brinkman.
She married Bertel “Bert” Budd on July 19, 1952, in St. Paul, Minn. The couple moved from Minnesota to Wyoming in 1955. Her husband taught and coached at Greybull Junior High School during the late 1950s and early 1960s.
They moved to Cheyenne in 1964.
Janice served as an administrative assistant for Dildine Elementary School for many years. She served as the “temporary” choir director at her church for 27 years and sang with the Mother Singers.
In her younger years she enjoyed square dancing. A talented seamstress, she sewed dresses to match Bert’s square dancing shirts.
Janice was a member of the Laramie County Retired Education Personnel and the Gideon’s Auxiliary. She was a dedicated member of Sun Valley Community Church (formerly Calvary Baptist).
Her parents, and a son, Glenn Allen, preceded her in death.
She is survived by her husband Bert; one son, Brian; six daughters Becky Casey, Kim Reisner, Pam Goodwin, Vicky Kmetz, Dawn Rimby and Kristi Beyer; one sister, Joyce Brinkman; 14 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.