Eva Myrtle Buckingham Youngbauer


Eva Myrtle Buckingham Youngbauer, 93, of Miles City died Thursday March 27, 2014, in Belle Fourche, S.D.

She was born in Terry on Sept. 20, 1920, the daughter of Roy and Myrtle Bice Buckingham. She grew up and attended school in Terry.  Mrs. Youngbauer was a registered nursing, graduating for the Holy Rosary School of Nursing in 1942.

On Jan. 24, 1944, she married Ray Youngbauer. They lived in Miles City until 2007, moving to their daughter’s home in Belle Fourche, S.D. 

She is survived by her daughter, Judy Youngbauer Branum; two granddaughters and their families of St. Paul, Minn.; and six great-grandchildren. 

Mrs. Youngbauer was preceded in death by her husband, Ray, after 69 years of marriage. Mr. Youngbauer died on July 24, 2013.

A celebration of Mrs. Youngbauer’s and Mr. Youngbauer’s lives will be Saturday, April 12, 2014, in Miles City. Visitation will be Saturday, April 12 from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at Stevenson and Son Funeral Home in Miles City, followed by a graveside service at 11 a.m. in the Custer County Cemetery.

Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting:  www.stevensonandsons.com.