Donald Stephen Buzzard, Jr.

Donald Buzzard, Jr.



Date: Thu, April 28, 2016
Time: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Elks Club of Waterloo
407 East Park Ave., Waterloo

Donald Stephen Buzzard, Jr.

July 16, 1946 - April 19, 2016

Thursday, April 28, 2016 from 4-6:00 pm
Elks Club
407 East Park Avenue

Donald Stephen Buzzard was born July 16, 1946, in Waterloo son of Donald and Mildred (Knowles) Buzzard. Don was a three-sport athlete winning two state wrestling titles and was All-state in football at East Waterloo High School. He was a two-time NCAA finalist in wrestling while attending Iowa State.

Don passed away on Tuesday, April 19th at Cedar Valley Hospice. He was preceded in death by his parents Don and Mildred Buzzard and sister Donna Dietz. He is survived by his brother, Bob (Pat) Buzzard of Salem Oregon, two sisters Kim Brown and Debbie Sillman of Montgomery Alabama, brother-in-law Wally Dietz of Waterloo and nieces and nephews.

Friends are invited to a Remembrance Gathering hosted by Bob and Pat this Thursday April 28th at the Waterloo Elks-407 East Park Avenue from 4-6 pm. In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to the family.

(Photo taken by Rick Smith during the 2014 Battle of Waterloo Wrestling Tournament Hall of Fame Induction at Young Arena, Waterloo, IA on December 20th, 2014)

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