Stanley “Bud” Geiling White, 94, of Blooming Grove, passed away Tuesday, May 21, 2013, at McCullough Hyde Memorial Hospital in Oxford, Ohio.
He was born April 29, 1919, in Alquina, to Russell and Hazel (Geiling) White. He married Marilyn Woodmansee Feb. 27, 1939, in Falmouth, Ky.; she preceded him in death Dec. 15, 2011.
Bud had been an auctioneer and livestock dealer since 1937, following in his father’s footsteps. He was an important part of the agricultural community in numerous communities and states.
Those surviving who will honor Bud’s memory include daughter and son-in-law, Stanlee and Henry Weller of Kokomo; son and daughter-in-law, David and Paula White of Brookville; seven grandchildren, Andrea Mears, DVM of Chicago, Ill., April Plank of Tampa, Fla., Dr. Jonathan White of Brookville, Mari Schuman of St. Leon, Tony Price of Indianapolis and Dawn Webster of Kokomo; 11 great-grandchildren; and brother, Ivan White of Brookville.
Besides his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by his sister-in-law, June White.
Visitation for friends and family will be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 25, 2013, at Cook Funeral Home, 929 Main Street, Brookville. Chuck Grimes will officiate the funeral service at 4 p.m. Burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be directed to the Stanley and Marilyn White Diabetes Assistance Endowment c/o the Franklin County Community Foundation.
Personal condolences can be left for the family at www.cookfuneral.com.