OBITUARY

Stuart Babendure

February 25, 1942July 11, 2011

Stuart Howard Babendure, 69, of Iola, passed away July 11, 2011 at St. Joseph Regional Health Center in Bryan. Visitation will on Wednesday July 12, from 12:30 to 1:45 p.m. at Aldersgate United Methodist Church. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. following the visitation at the church with Bruce Wood officiating. Stuart was born February 25, 1942 in Omaha, Neb., to Allie and Ruth Babendure. Stuart was a tire salesman most of his life but also served time with the California National Guard and worked during the Watts riots. He was a member of Aldersgate United Methodist Church and volunteered his time and services to the church for many years. His was a loving husband, father, grandfather, friend, and will be dearly missed. He was preceded in death by his parents and a daughter, Trisha Lynn Sloan. Survivors include his wife, Ilene Babendure; daughter, JoAnn Johnson and Kevin, of Bryan; son, Jason Sloan; a brother Ron Babendure; grandchildren, Joseph Tindall, Justin Sloan, Ashtyn Sloan, Racheal Pearl, Brandon Willis, Alyssa Locklin, Tyler Sloan, Mackenzie Willis, Emily Jones, Faith Jones; great-grandchild, Loki Pearl. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Aldersgate Society of St. Stephens, S.O.S. ministries, or Gideons Internationa

Services

  • Visitation Wednesday, July 13, 2011
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, July 13, 2011
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Ann Alcorn

July 20, 2011

Stuart will be missed and our prayers go out to ya'll. Let us know if yall need anything! THE ALCORN FAMILY

Marcia Lightsey

July 18, 2011

Stuart was one of my favorite people. I enjoyed our many talks. I loved his care for others and how he was always ready to help wherever needed. I will miss him deeply but look forward to seeing him in heaven.

Julie Vance

July 16, 2011

No bond is as great as that between a parent and child. My deepest condolences are with you as you grieve.

ALYSSA LOCKLIN

July 15, 2011

YOUR GRANDCHILDREN

July 15, 2011

mackenzie willis

July 15, 2011

The American Legion, Earl Graham Post 159

July 14, 2011

To express our deep sympathy to you on your loss. We thank Stuart for serving our country in the Californis Nation Guard. Because of you & other young men & women we have our freedom in this great country. May God's Speed Be With You.
John Hince
Commander
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Joseph Tindall

July 14, 2011

I LOVE PAWPAW, YOU WILL NEVER BE FORGOTTEN, FROM GRANDSON #1

JoAnn Johnson

July 13, 2011

YOU ARE THE BEST AND I WILL ALWAYS KEEP YOU IN MY HEART AND TRY TO TEACH YOUR GRANDCHILDREN THE UNCONDITIONAL LOVE YOU HAVE TAUGHT ME....I LOVE YOU DADDY

FROM THE FAMILY