Rosemary Buley, age 87, resident of Brainerd died Friday, June 15, 2012, at Good Samaritan Society — Bethany.
Rosemary was born on Sept. 14, 1924, in Brainerd to David and Helen (Hallenbeck) Tugwell. She married James J. Buley at St. Francis Catholic Church on Oct. 9, 1946. She was a member of St. Francis Catholic Church and the American Legion and VFW Auxiliaries.
She is survived by: her husband, James; daughter — Carol Buley of Vadnais Heights, Minn.; son — James (Kathryn) Buley of Ramsey, Minn.; granddaughter — Jennifer (Todd) Knutson and great-grandchildren Tate and Kallen; grandson — James Buley and great-grandchildren Paige and Tyler.
Mass of Christian Burial will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 19, 2012, at St. Francis Catholic Church. Burial will be in Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery. Visitation at the Nelson-Doran Funeral Home on Monday from 5 to 7 p.m. with a parish prayer service at 7 p.m. Visitation continues the hour before services Tuesday at the church.
Nelson-Doran Funeral Home & Crematory, Brainerd. www.nelson-doran.com