James Noel

James “Bud” Marshall Noel, 52, passed away, Friday, March 29, 2019, at his home. He was born Sept. 10, 1966, to James and Norma Noel.

James M. Noel

Bud was preceded in death by his parents; and his late love, Susan Corbett.

He is survived by three children, Jacob (Melissa) Noel, Samantha (CJ) Garrett and Lacy (BJ) Gorrel; Jennifer VanGorder his wife of 15 years before they divorced and mother of Jacob and Samantha; four sisters, Julie Noel, Jamie (Terry) Saldivar, Janice (David) Van Parys and Geneva (Robert) Rush; Robert and David Doelz, who were thought of as brothers; seven grandchildren; and Katy Mauricio whom he was adored by.

Bud was a painter by trade but was considered a jack of all trades by those who knew him. He was an outdoorsman who loved collecting rocks and globes and had hopes of taking a cross country trip one day. Bud was a great friend to all and a loving father and grandfather who will be missed by all who knew him.

A memorial service will begin at 11 a.m., Thursday, April 11, 2019, at the R.L. Leintz Funeral Home. A celebration of life dinner will follow at the Funeral Home.