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Andrew M. De Leeuw, Jr.

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“I just heard the news last night!! What a sad day. Grandpa Bud was a wonderful man and I will miss him. I had the pleasure of meeting and working...Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: Mary Jo Sajdak - Winneconne, WI

“Dear Bud's Family-- Many, many years ago, at a very young age, my Dad had a stroke--I was out of the house, but 4 of my bros and sis's were young yet...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: A friend

“I'm very sad to hear of your dad's passing. We have you in our thoughts and prayers. Your childhood neighbor. ”
3 of 12 | Posted by: Carl Rippl - Appleton, WI

“I'm very sorry to hear about your dad. My thoughts are with you. ”
4 of 12 | Posted by: Kelly "Lewellyn" Vander Loop - WI

“Steve,Sorry to hear about Bud passing away. He was a great guy and will be missed. ”
5 of 12 | Posted by: Tom McCarthy - Prescott, AZ

“Our deepest sympathy ”
6 of 12 | Posted by: Bob and Kris Weber - Surprise, AZ

“So blessed to have had grandpa Bud in my son's life, at Brigade. He will be greatly missed. ”
7 of 12 | Posted by: Amy Stock - Neenah, WI


8 of 12 | Posted by: Paul Ehricke - Appleton, WI

“My condolences, Andy.Joe ”
9 of 12 | Posted by: Joe Kolberg - Neenah, WI


10 of 12 | Posted by: Joe Kolberg - Neenah, WI

“I worked with Bud at Banta's, what a sweet, caring man. Always had time to say hello to you, even after he retired and you would bump into him. RIP...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Kay Kemp - Menasha

“Bud was always the voice that could be heard over the crowd in a room full of people. He loved and defended his family always saying "they are...Read More »
12 of 12 | Posted by: Retired Menasha Fire Chief Pat OBrien - WI


Andrew M. “Bud” De Leeuw Jr., 87 years, passed away January 8, 2018, at his home in Menasha, Wisconsin. He was born February 25, 1930 to his parents Andrew M. Sr. and Gertrude De Leeuw (Bush) in Kimberly, Wisconsin. He was a graduate of Kimberly High School. “Bud” worked at Banta Corporation where he served as a pressman until he retired in 1992. “Bud” was very active in his community. He coached and officiated many sports. His involvement in The Brigade was endless and rewarding. “Bud” also served the people of Menasha as an Alderman. On October 29, 1950 Andrew M. Jr. and Joan De Leeuw (Stilp) were married. “Bud” loved his extended family at The Brigade. He created memories and enjoyed his time with the many lives he touched at Camp Onaway Island in Waupaca, Wisconsin and served as a director at Boys Camp 4. “Bud” achieved many honors at The Brigade where he served on the Board of Directors. He obtained the level of Emeritus Director and received the Shattuck Award. “Bud” will be missed by his children Susan De Leeuw, Steven (Peggy) De Leeuw, John (Jane) De Leeuw, Tom (Amber) De Leeuw, Andy (Tami) De Leeuw, and Amy (Dan) Jones, grandchildren David, Dan, Jamie, Nick, Brad, Jessica, Ben, Abbi, Sara, Adam, Megan, Andrew, Cody, Nathanial, Joshua, Samuel, Caleb, Elizabeth, and Samantha, siblings Katie Van Beek, Mary Deeg, Marjorie Willis, Helen (Robert) Anholzer, Pat Vande Hey, and sister-in-law Pat (Robert) Smith. Further survived by many great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Preceded in death by his wife, parents, and siblings Jim, John, Chris, Joe, and Audrey. A Memorial Mass for “Bud” will be held on Saturday, January 13, 2018 at 11:00 am at St. Mary Catholic Church, 528 Second St., Menasha. Fr. Paul Paider celebrant. Private inurnment St. Mary Cemetery, Menasha. Family and friends may gather at St. Mary Church, Saturday, January 13, 2018 from 9:00 am until time of Mass. In lieu of flowers, memorials to The Brigade Roughcraftsmen - Neenah, are welcome.