July 5, 1942 – July 21, 2013
Karen “Kay” Broich, age 71, of Carroll passed away on Sunday, July 21, 2013 at St. Anthony Regional Hospital in Carroll.
Mass of the Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 A.M. on Thursday, July 25, 2013 at St. Lawrence Catholic Church in Carroll with Fr. Timothy Schott as Celebrant. Friends may call at the Dahn and Woodhouse Funeral Home in Carroll after 3:30 P.M. on Wednesday where there will be a Rosary at 4:00 P.M. and a Christian Wake Service at 7:00 P.M. by St. Lawrence Parish. The casket will be moved to the church at 8:30 A.M. on Thursday where visitation will resume until the time of Mass. Music for the Mass will be by Sue Feilmeier and Mike Bolton. Casket bearers will be Ken Broich, Adam Broich, Dan Broich, Trevor Feilmeier, Ryan Kriel, Randy Kriel, and Tanner Broich. Honorary casket bearers will be Kay’s Grandchildren: Amber, Courtney, Bailey, Kiki, Kylie, and her niece Renee Kriel. Burial will be in Mt. Olivet Cemetery in Carroll. In lieu of flowers a memorial fund has been established in Kay’s name and memorials may be left at the funeral home or the church.
Born on July 5, 1942 in Carroll, Iowa, she was the daughter of Orrin and Cecelia (Feller) Buddin. Kay was a lifelong resident of Carroll and graduated from Kuemper High School in 1960. She was married to Duane Broich on October 28, 1961 at St. Lawrence Church by Fr. Fangman. Kay worked for Crouse Cartage, Mr. D’s in Glidden, Don’s Place in Carroll for 13 years, and the Carroll Health Center for 22 years retiring in 2006. She was a member of St. Lawrence Parish in Carroll. She enjoyed camping, fishing, going to coffee with her friends, bowling, playing cards, and attending her children’s and grandchildren’s events. Kay was a devoted and loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother and friend. Most of all she loved to spend time with her family and her grandchildren.
Kay is survived by her husband Duane of Carroll, Ia.; two sons: Jeffrey Broich of Bellevue, Ne. and Brian Broich and his wife Nancy of Grand Island, Ne; two daughters: Laurie Colbert and her husband Jack of Lanesboro, Ia. and Lee Feilmeier and her husband Mark of Breda, Ia; eight grandchildren: Dan Broich and his wife Tania of Glidden, Ia. Amber Jenkins and her husband Michael of Sac City, Ia. Courtney Feilmeier of Carroll, Bailey Feilmeier and Trevor Feilmeier of Breda, Ia. and Nicole, Kylie, and Tanner Broich of Grand Island, Ne.; four great grandchildren: Taylor, Dayton, Kalee, and Trey; two brothers: Roger Buddin his wife Wanda of Ollie, Ia. and Russell Buddin and his wife Deann of Lake View, Ia; two sisters: Barbara “Patty” Dilliner of Audubon, Ia. and Georgene Buddin of Carroll, Ia; a brother-in-law Dean Broich and his wife Shan of Omaha, Ne.; two sisters-in-law: Janice Naberhaus and her husband Richard of Denison, Ia. and Carolyn Reineke and her husband LeRoy of Scranton, Ia; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Kay was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers: Larry and Everett “Butch” Buddin, and a sister Marge Janssen.Information provided by: Dahn & Woodhouse Funeral Home
705 N. Carroll St.
Carroll, Iowa 51401