Eileen V. Busa
Eileen V. Busa, 88, Stevens Point, died Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017,
at Willow Brooke Senior Living in Stevens Point.
A Funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Feb. 27,
at St. Joseph Catholic Church, with the Rev. Jerzy Rebacz presiding. Burial will
be in Guardian Angel Cemetery at a later date.
Visitation will be at the church from 9:30 a.m. Monday, Feb.
27, until the Mass.
Memorials may be made to Heartland Hospice.
Boston Funeral Home assisted with arrangements. Condolences
may be offered online at www.bostonfuneralhome.net.
Mrs. Busa was born Dec. 23, 1928, in Mill Creek in the town
of Linwood, a daughter of the late Anton and Helen (Firkus) Kitowski. She grew
up there, attended local schools and graduated from P.J. Jacobs High School.
She was married to Clarence Busa. They later divorced.
She worked various jobs, tying flies for Weber Tackle, as a nurse’s
aide for the Portage County Health Care Center, in the cafeteria at the DeBot
Center at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point and retired as a line
operator at Joerns Healthcare.
Survivors include three children, Darlene “Buzzie” VandeVoort,
Norm Busa and Pat (Grant) Larson, all of Stevens Point; four siblings,
Bernadine Bergeron, Chet Kitowski, Ronnie Kitowski and David Kitowski; five grandchildren;
and seven great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by one brother, Melvin; and one