---- — OTTUMWA — Gary Wayne “Buddy” Weeks, 65, of Camelot Towers, 827 Albia Road, died December 18, 2013, at his home.
He was born July 8, 1948, in Ottumwa, Iowa, to Charles and Elma Jones Weeks.
He worked at TENCO.
Those left to honor his memory are two sisters, Alyce Lowden, his guardian, and Sharon (Dave) Watt, both of Ottumwa; three sisters-in-law, Marilyn, Madeline and Delores; many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by five brothers, Calvin “Jim," Fredrick, Richard (who was killed in action in the Korean War), Robert and Raymond Weeks; two sisters, Arva Rogers and Hazel Hull; a brother-in-law, Kenneth Lowden; two nephews, James Allen and Tony Weeks.
Funeral services will be 3 p.m. Saturday at Reece Funeral Home with Rev. Mel Kendall officiating. Burial will be in Shaul Cemetery.
Visitation begins at 1 p.m. Friday with the family present one hour prior to the service on Saturday.
Memorials may be made to TENCO Foundation.