Jacqueline Budnick - October 16, 2011Jacqueline Budnick, 73, of Hampton, died Sunday, October 16, 2011, at Bryan/LGH East in Lincoln.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, Oct. 19 at the Zion Lutheran Church north of Hampton. Rev. Loren Cooper will officiate. Burial will be in the Zion Lutheran Cemetery.
Condolences may be e-mailed to the family at www.higbymortuary.com.
Jacqueline Amanda Budnick, the daughter of Alphonse and Amanda (Van Assche) Pieters was born in Belgium on May 26, 1938.
Jackie grew up in Belgium. She attended boarding school in London, where she received the equivalent to a bachelors degree in education. When Jackie came to the United States she was a teacher.
Jackie was united in marriage to Robert Budnick on Sept. 5, 1959 at Zion Lutheran Church. There were two sons born to this union, Philip and Tony. They lived on the family farm north of Hampton. Jackie worked as a teachers’ aide at Hampton Lutheran School for several years and then at Wortman’s in Aurora.
Jackie was a member of Zion Lutheran Church and the Lutheran Women’s Missionary League.
Survivors include her husband, Robert Budnick of Hampton; two sons, Philip Budnick of Hampton and Tony (Mary Ann) Budnick of Grand Island; granddaughter, Tara Budnick of Grand Island; sister Annie (Willy) DeStobbeleir of Belgium and a niece and nephew.
She was preceded in death by her parents and an infant brother.