Former Camdenton resident was an artisit and Rotarian


Former Camdenton resident was an artisit and Rotarian

Eleanor Jane Buse, 68, Bethany, (formerly of Camdenton, Mo. from 1988 to 2007 and Des Moines, Iowa from 1961 to 1988) died Wednesday, September 29, 2010 in Bethany, Mo.
She was born March 29, 1942 in Trenton, NJ, the daughter of Frank E. and Jennis Viola (Smith) Pavlica.
On June 13, 1971, she married William H. Buse.  He preceded her in death on June 13, 1971.
Eleanor was an artist and obtained a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree from Drake University of Des, Moines, Iowa.  She was a member of the Bethany Rotary Club and Bethany Public Library.
Survivors include three daughters, Nora C. Melville, Camdenton, Mo., Claudia J. Buse, Columbia, Mo. and Cindy A. Kirklin, Springfield, Mo.;  mother, Jennis S. Pavlica, Winterset, Iowa;  brother, William F. Pavlica, Winterset, Iowa;  sister, Carolyn J. Nagle, Des Moines, Iowa;  beloved companion, John E. Sullivan, Ridgeway, Mo.;  eight grandchildren, one great grandchild; one niece and two nephews.
Eleanor has been cremated under the direction of Roberson Funeral Home, Bethany, Mo.  
A family memorial service will be held at a later date.
Memorial contributions may be made to Camden County Little League in care of Roberson Funeral Home, P.O. Box 46, Bethany, MO  64424.  
Online condolences may be left at www.robersonfuneralhome.com.