WEBSTER - Louise M. (Brodeur) Buma, 66, died Monday, June 6, 2016 in Harrington Healthcare at Hubbard with her family at her side after an illness. She was affectionately known as “Lu Lu” and also as “Weezie.”
She leaves a daughter, Vicki L. Tankis and a son, Jeffrey R. Buma, both of Webster; 2 grandchildren, Mackenzie and Vinessa Tankis; 3 sisters, Susan Gardner and Janice Despres, both of Millbury, and Elise Matteson of East Brookfield; her former husband, Gerald Buma of West Yarmouth; nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her sister Denise Brodeur. She also leaves behind her 5 dogs.
She was born in Worcester and raised in Millbury, the daughter of Theodore R. and Pauline T. (Anger) Brodeur and graduated from Millbury High School in 1968. She lived in Northbridge for 25 years before moving to Webster in 2000.
Mrs. Buma worked for over 20 years as a data entry clerk at Idexx Labs in Grafton. She was a member of Holy Trinity Church.
The funeral will be held Friday, June 10 at 10:00 AM in Holy Trinity Church, 68 Lake Street (please meet at the church). Burial will be in Holy Trinity Cemetery, Dudley. There are no calling hours. Donations in her name may be made to Holy Trinity Church, 68 Lake St., Webster, MA 01570. Arrangements are under the direction of Scanlon Funeral Service, 38 East Main St., Webster.