Janet Buford

Janet F. Buford, 85, of Donnellson, Iowa, passed away at 10:05 p.m. Saturday, October 14, 2023, at the Clark County Nursing Home in Kahoka, Missouri.

She was born on November 12, 1937, the daughter of Albert A. and Faye (Halferty) Schreiber. On January 25, 1959, she married Charles Warren Buford in Revere, Missouri. He preceded her in death on June 8, 2016.

Survivors include her two sons Jeff (Wendy) Buford of Donnellson, David (Lori) Buford of Bonaparte, one daughter; Mary (Bill) Allaman of Oquawka, Illinois, eight grandchildren; Travis (Kara) Buford, Jill (Troy) DeRoos, Tyler (Megan) Buford, Justin (Bobby) Allaman, Rachael Allaman, Nick (Amanda) Buford, Danielle (Ian) Homich and Holly Bevier, ten great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband: Charlie; one daughter: Carol Buford; one grandson: Zachary Bevier; three brothers and their spouses.

Janet was a graduate of Revere High School. She enjoyed gardening, working on the farm, going on four wheeler rides with her husband Charlie, being a caregiver to her family and spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Thursday, October 19, 2023, at Schmitz Funeral Home in Donnellson.

A funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, October 19, 2023, at Schmitz Funeral Home in Donnellson with Pastor Dan Deatrick officiating.

Burial will be at Embury Cemetery, rural Donnellson.

Memorials have been established in her memory for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation or Embury Cemetery.

Schmitz Funeral Home of Donnellson is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.schmitzfuneralhomes.com.