Wednesday, December 2, 2009
Slofco Buyan, 1912-1987
Daily Iowegian - October 1987
Slofco Buyan, 75, Jerome, died Friday at Iowa Methodist Hospital in Des Moines.
He was born March 31, 1912 at Gladstone in Appanoose County to Rudolf Buyan, Sr., and Katherine Stemac Buyan. He was a coal miner and worked 16 years for the J. I. Case Company in Davenport.
He was preceded in death by his parents and two sisters.
Surviving are two brothers, Rudolf, Jr., Veterans Hospital, Marshalltown, and Joe, Jerome; a sister, Olga Matkovich, Melcher, Iowa.
Funeral services were Monday at St. Mary's Catholic Church with Fr. Al Ebach officiating with burial in Oakland Cemetery. Rosary services were held Sunday at Johnson-Lange Funeral Home.