1888 - 1946
Reinhold C. Budewitz,
Mr. Budewitz was born in the town of Lowell
He had lived in
Watertown the past 46 years. He was a veteran of World War I and saw service
overseas. Upon his return he came back to Watertown and it was here that he
opened his dry cleaning business on
Mr. Budewitz was a successful business man, building up his establishment from a small beginning to an outstanding business concern here. He devoted years of hard and conscientious work to his trade and saw it prosper. He enjoyed being active. He was tireless and energetic, and established a wide reputation for quality workmanship. He had many friends in the community who regret this untimely death.
He was a member of St. Mark's Lutheran Church and of the Pitterle-Beaudoin post of the American Legion.
The funeral was held at St. Mark's Church, the Rev. William A. Eggert officiated.
History of Watertown, Wisconsin