Obituary: Robert “Buzz” Budzik, 58, of Derby, formerly of Milford

Robert “Buzz” Budzik, age 58, of Derby and formerly of Milford, passed away on April 11, 2013 in the West Haven Veterans Hospital, after a long illness.

He was born in Milford, son of the late Eugene P. and Andrea Ivan Budzik.

Buzz served proudly in the United States Marine Corp during Vietnam. He was a member of the American Legion Post 196 Milford. He worked in construction for D’Amato Brothers of Milford.

He is survived by his children Robert Lee Budzik of FL., Danielle Ueblacker of West Haven and step daughter Jeanine Gombos of Niantic, sisters Barbara Belinda and Alice Hadley both of NC., grandchildren Matthew and Michael, nieces Michelle Drevas and Charlene Wasserman.

A wake will be held Sunday April 14, 2013 from 2:00pm to 5:00pm at the Smith & Sefcik Funeral Home, 135 Broad St., Milford. Interment will be held Wednesday April 17th at 11:00am, directly in St. Mary Cemetery Milford.

Contributions may be made directly to the family.

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