Tobias Funeral Home - Far Hills Chapel

5471 Far Hills Ave, Dayton, OH


Sandra Kay Budde

November 21, 1942August 12, 2019

Budde, Sandra Cullens Age 76, of Centerville, passed away peacefully in her home surrounded by her family on August 12, 2019.

Sandra was a graduate of Xenia High School where she was a majorette, class of 1960. She worked as a professional administrator for many CPA firms until her retirement in 1996.

Sandra loved to garden and interior/exterior decorating, in fact she won several City Beautification awards throughout the years for her flowers and Christmas decorations. Sandra had a smile and presence about her that lit up a room. She brought a lot of love, advice, wisdom, hope and humor to the many lives she touched. She never met a stranger and always worried about the well being of other’s before her own. She valiantly and fiercely fought stage 4 metastatic breast cancer to the very end, she is and always will be a strong warrior.

Preceded in death by her parents, Herbert “Shorty” & Hazel LaMar; her sisters, Shirley Eckley and Mary Burnham. She leaves to cherish her memories, her husband, Thomas E. Budde; Daughter, Candace Cullens Howard; Special Grandson, “B-man” Howard; Brother, Eddie (Alma) LaMar and countless nieces, nephews, relatives, extended family and many wonderful friends (some whom she has never met in person).

A gathering of family and friends will be held in her honor at Tobias Funeral Home-Far Hills Chapel, 5471 Far Hills Ave. Dayton, OH. 45429 Saturday, August 31, 2019 from 11-1pm followed by a memorial service promptly at 1pm. In lieu of flowers, please donate to the Autism society of Dayton.


31 August

Gathering of Family and Friends

11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Tobias Far Hills Ave

5471 Far Hills Ave
Dayton, OH 45429

31 August

Memorial Service

1:00 pm

Tobias Far Hills

5471 Far Hills Ave
Dayton, OH


Sandra Kay Budde

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Chris Masten

August 23, 2019

I am so Sorry for your loss, She was a very sweet Lady, I know she is in Heaven with my Mom and Dad having a GREAT time like they used to!