DARYEL A. BUSS, age 76, of Luverne, died Tuesday, August 14, 2018, at his home. He was born February 12, 1942, in Adrian, to Anthony "Tony" and Grace (Boltjes) Buss. He graduated from Adrian High School and later served his country in the United States Army.
Daryel met the love of his life at Snook’s where she worked. He married Delores "Dee" Honermann on February 23, 1963, at St. Adrian Catholic Church. The couple lived in Minneapolis for one year before moving to Luverne. Daryel managed IGA and later HyVee in Luverne. He then worked at Les’ Food Land. Daryel worked at Tony’s Food Land which later became Jubilee Foods. In 1999, he began working at Pace Manufacturing, in Brandon, SD, before retiring.
He was a member of St. Catherine Catholic Church where he served as an Usher; and the Knights of Columbus. He enjoyed card club, watching the Minnesota Twins and NASCAR, attending his grandchildren’s events, watching the weather, traveling with Dee, Hostess Cup Cakes, ice cream, his Lazy Boy recliner and most of all spending time with his family and friends.
Daryel is survived by his five children, Butch (Jo) Buss, Luverne; Troy (Lisa) Buss, Golden Shores, AZ; Tim (Christy) Buss, St. Michael; Tom (Cassandra) Buss, Bellevue, WA; and Traci (Jason) Schmid, Harrisburg, SD; seven grandchildren, Jackie, Melisa, Britt, Tyler, Mady, Tayler & Morgan; two great-grandchildren, Kayla and Lily; brother, Dale (Gayle) Buss, Adrian; sister, Lou Ella Engelson, Harris, IA; and a sister-in-law, Sandy Buss, Sioux Falls, SD.
He was preceded in death by his parents; step father, Wiard Schroeder; his wife of fifty two years, Dee on September 29, 2014; an infant grandchild, baby Schmid; and a brother, Dave Buss.
Visitation will be Friday from 4-8 pm, with parish prayers at 7:30 pm, at St. Catherine Catholic Church in Luverne. Visitation also one hour prior to the service at the church on Saturday. Funeral Mass will be 10:30 am Saturday at St. Catherine Catholic Church officiated by Fr. Thomas Jennings. Burial with full military honors provided by the Luverne American Legion & VFW will be in St. Catherine Cemetery.
Dingmann Funeral Home, in Luverne, is in charge of arrangements.