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Nadine  Buchholz
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Obituary for Nadine Buchholz

Nadine Buchholz, age 86 of Greenville, passed away at 11:11 p.m. Thursday, July 12, 2018 at her home, surrounded by her family.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, July 17, 2018 at the Donnell - Wiegand Funeral Home in Greenville with Father Marek Bozek officiating. Interment will follow in Greene Cemetery. Visitation will be held Monday from 4:00 - 8:00 p.m. at the Donnell - Wiegand Funeral Home in Greenville. Memorials may be made to Bond County Hospice, Paralyzed Veterans Association or St. Labre Indian School.

Nelda Nadine, the daughter of Charles H. Kern and Ethyl M.(Keith) File, and grand-daughter of Lee E. Keith and Martha (Drake) Keith, was born July 27, 1931 in Greenville, Illinois. Nadine grew up in Greenville, attended the local schools and Greenville High School with the class of 1949. In her early life she was employed by Baumann's Grocery Store, Model Glove Company, and DeMoulin Brothers. Nadine Was first married to John Herrington, a prominent local musician, and enjoyed touring with his band, The Prairie Pioneers.

On June 9th, 1951 Nadine was married to Robert L. Buchholz, of Greenville. They were the parents of 3 children, and lifelong residents of the area, enjoying 50 years together before his passing in 2002. She enjoyed Progressive Politics, was an avid reader, and enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Nadine's home was always open to anyone and everyone.

Surviving are their children: Deana L. Brown and husband Joseph of Greenville, Illinois, Robin L. Pruitt and husband Martin of Carlyle, Illinois and Keith A. Buchholz and partner C. Paul Bott of Compton Heights, Missouri. She is also survived by a half-brother Dean Kern of Mitchell, Illinois. Loving grandmother of 8: Jody, Judy, Julie, Martha, Jason, Phillip, Nicholas and Kaylee. Great-grandmother of 16: Marissa, Autumn, Brenna, Jonathan, Jillian, Seth, Molly, Willow, Maia, Graciella, Arthur, Kody, Ross, Kael, Kaiden and Joseph.

Nadine is preceded in death by her parents, grandparents, brother Charles Arthur Kern, Stepfather Roy E. File, and an aunt,Jean Keith-Young.

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4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Donnell - Wiegand Funeral Home

203 W Oak St
Greenville, IL 62246





1:00 PM
Donnell - Wiegand Funeral Home

203 W Oak St
Greenville, IL 62246

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Greene Cemetery

Third Ave Greenville, IL


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