Edward P. Budd
4/12/1927 – 1/12/2020
Edward Paul Budd, age 92 passed away peacefully on January 12, 2020, while surrounded by his family. A longtime resident of St. Bernard Parish until Hurricane Katrina, he resided in Kenner. He was born on the 12th of April 1927. He was the beloved husband of, the late Elizabeth A. Lambert Budd and survived by his children, Lisa B. Irizarry (Amner) and the late Kenneth G. Budd (Helen). Proud grandfather of Kevin G. Budd, Alicia F. Hebbler, and Blake J. Irizarry and great grandfather of Shawn, Olivia and Philip. He is brother to Peter Budzynkiewicz (deceased), and survived by Anthony Budd and sister, Helen B. Baxendale of Chicopee, Massachusetts, and fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews, cousins and dear friends.
Mr. Budd was born in Chicopee, Massachusetts, his parents Mary Stefania Kopec and Stanley Budzynkiewicz from Poland residing in Chicopee, Massachusetts. He proudly served his country in the Navy during WWII in the Pacific, he served on many submarines and tanker ships from 1945 – 1965. He retired in 1965 was a member of the VFW, The American Legion, Redfish Base of US Submarines Veterans, Inc. in Slidell. He enjoyed a long career as an electrician, retired from Kaiser Aluminum, also worked at Boeing, Jax brewery and many other jobs. He loved traveling, he did so while in the Navy and after the Navy reunion trips were a highlight. He loved visiting and talking ole times with his shipmates of the USS Chickaskia, USS Thornback, and USS Threadfin.
The family would like to thank Al & Linda Travino, Betty Schenck, and Friends at Nouveau Marc for the love and friendship they gave to us.
He was the best Father and Grandfather and was loved by all. He will be greatly missed.
“Run Silent, Run Deep”
Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend a Graveside Service on Saturday, January 25, 2020, at St. Patrick’s Cemetery #3, 143 City Park Ave, New Orleans, LA 70119 at 11 o’clock.