Florence D. Buechler


September 15, 1927 - January 6, 2017



Florence Buechler was born September 15, 1927 at home on the farm near Mound City, SD to John and Emma (Ackerman) Grenz. She accepted Jesus as her Savior when she was eleven years old. She grew up attending country school and was a member of the Gradenfeld Baptist Church. On August 22, 1948 she married Algon Buechler. They made their home in Aberdeen where Florence worked for White Cross Cleaner for many years and later the Aberdeen and Henry Neil School for 23 years. Florence was a member of the Calvary Baptist Church in Aberdeen and served in many different offices of the church. She was an avid reader and enjoyed crocheting.

She is survived by two sons: Richard (Linda) Buechler of Sioux Falls, Jim Buechler of Mitchell; two grandchildren: Algon James Buechler of St. Paul, MN, Jennifer (Mike) Lauritsen of Pierre; step-grandchildren: Christopher (Racheal) Foster, Stephanie (Shane Byrd) Vaughan, Matt Foster, three great grandchildren: Caitlyn Vaughan, Ethan Vaughan and Keena Lauritsen; one brother, Cletis (Inez) Grenz of Eureka and sister-in-law, Alice (Grenz) Waege.

She was preceded in death by her husband in August 1984, brother, Wilmer, sister, Irene Quenzer, two brothers and one sister in infancy and two nephews.



None Scheduled


Wednesday, January 11, 2017
4:00 PM
Bittner Funeral Chapel
805 West Havens
Mitchell, South Dakota


Sunset Memorial Gardens
Aberdeen, South Dakota

Posted by Evangeline Ackerman Johnson on February 1, 2017
Cousin of Florence, remember the get togethers on the farm and church, so sorry for your loss.
Posted by Cindy Buechler Liner on January 15, 2017
Richard, James and family. I enjoyed correspondence with your mother, Aunt Florence so very much. She was a sweet person, and full of faith. I am very sorry for your loss. May God bless you all.
Posted by Bob Klein on January 14, 2017
Rich & Jim (& families) so sorry for your loss. Florence was one of my favorite people when we were in Aberdeen. Praying for you in this time...
Posted by Tinea Graham on January 11, 2017
Jim and family, Florence was a warm and caring person. I am very sorry for your loss. Hope you can find comfort in the idea of her finally going to be with Algon.
Posted by Deed and Doug Kinniburgh on January 11, 2017
Jim and family: Sorry for the loss of your mother and grandmother. We are thinking of you all and send our love.
Posted by Carm Roster on January 11, 2017
Jim and family So sorry for the loss of your mother. May God grant you peace and comfort.
Posted by Jacklins on January 10, 2017
Jim - we are sorry for the loss of your mother. She was a wonderful lady. Peace.
Posted by M/M La Verne Hedblom on January 10, 2017
So sorry for your loss Jim.. May you find strength for the Lord to help you through your loss.
Posted by Jim Biggerstaff on January 9, 2017
We have such fond memories of Florence and Algon when we all went to church together in Aberdeen. Both were GREAT people and they lived their faith on a daily basis. Our thoughts and prayers are with her family. May God give you a special strength for the days ahead.
Posted by Becky Buechler Ruzsa on January 9, 2017
great niece of Florence and Algon, Florence always said hi to me, usually seen her at Culver's in Aberdeen with her lady friends, may she rest in peace🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻
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