James William Buus
James William Buus, age 74, of Miller, Missouri, passed away at 9:42 a.m. on Thursday, July 6, 2017, at the Mt. Vernon Place Care Center. He was born March 16, 1943, in Chicago, Illinois, the son of Gregers and Astrid (Nielsen) Buus.
James was a 1960 graduate of Miller High School. He was a partner in Buus Custom Bulldozing, a heavy equipment operator, a pipe line operator and was a member of the Eagles Club in Stockton, Missouri.
In 1970 he married his wife of 19 years, Artist in Miami, Oklahoma and she preceded him in death in 1989.
He is survived by his brother, Richard Buus and his wife, Mary Margaret, of Miller; two nephews, Stephen Buus and his wife, Sheila, of Greenfield, Missouri and John Buus of Miller; one niece, Lucinda Garringer and her husband, David, of Miller and three great nieces.
His parents, Gregers and Astrid, and his wife, Artist, preceded him in death.
A private family burial will be held at the Miller Memorial Gardens Cemetery at a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of the Morris-Leiman-Mosher Funeral Home in Miller.
Memorial donations may be made to help with funeral expenses in care of the funeral home.
Online condolences may be made at this website.