LuVerne “Bud” Wedwick

A memorial service was held on Friday, September 9, 2016 at Brooks Funeral Home in Langdon for LuVerne “Bud” Wedwick, 75, of Osnabrock.


Posted on 9/9/16

He passed away Wednesday, August 31, 2016 at Cavalier County Memorial Hospital in Langdon.

LuVerne “Bud” was born March 5, 1941 in Langdon, ND to Elmer Wedwick and Earlene (Fjeld) Wedwick Lomman. He went to school in Osnabrock before marrying Jeanette Backes on December 4, 1957 in Canada. He worked at a grain elevator and did some construction work before being employed by Boeing Co. in the upper Midwest. He then went on to build and work with power plants in the Beulah and Scranton areas of North Dakota either as a pipefitter, boilermaker, or manning the heavy machinery. After an injury in 1992, he had to stop working. He and Jeanette were able to do a little traveling and took their fifth wheel camper to Texas, California and Wisconsin. They moved back to Osnabrock, ND and have resided there since 2003. He loved to hunt, fish, do woodworking projects and play computer games.

Bud is survived by his wife, Jeanette, of Osnabrock, ND; children: Kim (Mick) Ogden of Center, ND, Roxanne Wedwick of Mountain, ND, Mike (Brenda) Wedwick of Scranton, ND and Pam Ganske of Stanton, ND; grandchildren: Stephanie, Cory, Miranda, Alexis, Kenny, Danny, and Jayme; nine great-grandchildren; brother Roger Wedwick and sister Sharon Hage.

He was preceded in death by his parents, sister Diane, son-in-law Clyde Ganske, and brother-in-law Marty Hage.

Brooks Funeral Home of Langdon was in charge of arrangements.  Online condolences are available at