HUDSON Bernard A. "Bud" Theis, 65, Hudson, died at 6:37 a.m. Friday (Dec. 16, 2005) at BroMenn Regional Medical Center, Normal.
His funeral will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Carmody-Flynn Williamsburg Funeral Home, Bloomington, with the Rev. Bill Tabb officiating. Burial will be in Hudson Cemetery, Hudson. Visitation will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association.
Bud was born March 20, 1940, in Normal, the son of Joseph and Doris Merrill Theis. He married Stella Howard on Oct. 28, 1960, in Lincoln. She survives.
Other survivors include two daughters, Sheri Miller, Normal and Teri Theis, Bloomington; and one special nephew, Tim (Christina) Theis, Stanford.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Joseph Theis Jr. and Jerry Theis; and one sister, Dorita Miller.
Bud was a machinist with Eureka Co., Bloomington, for 35 years and was a member of the Bloomington Machinists Lodge. He was an avid fisherman and enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.