Andrew "Bud" John Felix, Jr.

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  • Name: Andrew "Bud" John Felix Jr.
  • Location of Birth: Warba, Minnesota
  • Date of Birth: October 2, 1921
  • Date of Death: January 16, 2016 (94 years old)
  • Parents: Andrew Felix, Sr. and Violet (Dahl) Felix
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  • Highest Rank: PFC (Private First Class)
  • Branch: Army
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  • Military Highlights:
    Bud served in the 12th Armored Division known as the "Hellcats" and the 17th Service Company. He was in the Battle of the Bulge.

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    World War II

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  • Civilian Life:
    Bud married Maryann Austin on May 1, 1946 in Warba, Minnesota.

    He was a member of the American Legion Ponti-Peterson Post #432 and the VFW Post 1720.

    Bud was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Lawrence; and sisters, Margaret Rucks, Jean Grinde, and Delores Broking.

    Bud is survived by his wife, Maryann; children, Leona (David) Bernard, Laura LaFrance; Andrea Felix, Clarence Felix; eight grandchildren; eighteen great-grandchildren and many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

    Bud passed away in Grand Itasca Hospital in Grand Rapids, Minnesota and inurnment was in the Warba-Feeley Cemetery at Warba, Minnesota.

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