Virgal 'Bud' Scholl
December 28, 1927 ~ August 23, 2011
Virgal "Bud" Scholl, age 83, of New Hampton, IA, passed away on Tuesday, August 23, 2011 at New Hampton Care Center. Virgal “Bud” Scholl was born on December 28, 1927 to Paul and Vona (Sargeant) Scholl on a farm northeast of New Hampton. After attending country school Bud drove gravel truck in road construction. On February 12, 1951 Bud was united in marriage to Celine Goebel at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in New Hampton. After their marriage the couple lived near New Hampton and Bud joined his father in the family farming operation near Jerrico. Bud and Celine built their present home in 1956. He continued to farm until his retirement in 1990. Bud was a member of Holy Family Parish-St. Joseph’s Center. He enjoyed his dogs and beef cattle, fishing, golfing, hunting, watching Wartburg football and sports and playing cards. Bud especially enjoyed his life as a farmer and having his family around him. Bud is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Celine of New Hampton, numerous nieces and nephews, great-nieces and nephews and cousins. He was preceded in death by his parents and his sister Virga Demro. Cemetery: Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery at New Hampton. Memorials may be directed to the family. Visitation will be from 5:00-8:00pm on Thursday, August 25, 2011 with a 5:30pm rosary and a 7:00pm scriptural wake service at Conway-Markham Funeral Home in New Hampton. Visitation will continue at St. Joseph’s gathering space one hour prior to the mass on Friday. Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10:30 am, Friday, August 26, 2011 at Holy Family Parish-St. Joseph’s Center in New Hampton with Father Mark Osterhaus celebrating.