ORAN - Scyvillia Regina Buell, 78, died at 2:55 p.m. Jan. 1, 2006, at The Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau.
Born Jan. 20, 1927, in Oran to the late Ferdinand "Fred" and Louise Wiedfeld Brucker, she was a retired employee of the Oran Hat Factory. A member of the Guardian Angel Catholic Church in Oran, she was belonged to the St. Ann Sodality.
On Jan. 27, 1945, she married Leroy Buell, who preceded her in death on Dec. 3, 1980.
Also three brothers and two sisters preceded her in death.
Surviving are: one son, Leroy "Topper" Buell Jr. of Oran; three daughters, Linda Watkins of Oran, Catherine Harrell of Chaffee and Debra Buell of Dexter; two sisters, Clara Keeler of Steelville and Elvira Schaefer of Oran; and 11 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, two great-stepgrandchildren and one great-great-granddaughter.
Visitation will begin at 4 p.m. today at the Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Oran where parish prayers are scheduled for 7 p.m. today followed by a Knights of Columbus rosary at 7:15 p.m. Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the Guardian Angel Catholic Church with the Rev. John Harth officiating.
Burial will be in the Guardian Angel Catholic Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Don Watkins Jr., Darin Watkins, Ben Harrell, Eric Backfish, David Backfish, Roy Buell, J.R. Watkins and Andy Backfish.