Milo ‘Bud’ Ballard

SHERBURN – Celebration of Life services for Milo “Bud” Ballard, 65, of Sherburn, will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Sherburn. Burial will be held at a later date in the Sherburn Cemetery.

Ballard died Friday, Aug. 16, 2013, at St. Marys Hospital in Rochester. Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. today at Kramer Family Funeral Home, Sherburn, and one hour prior to services Wednesday at the church. Kramer Family Funeral Home of Sherburn is in charge of arrangements.

Milo Merlene Ballard Jr. was born June 3, 1948, in Tacoma, Wash., son of Milo Merlene Ballard Sr. and Berniece (Hartung) Ballard.

Survivors include: his wife, Margo Ballard of Sherburn; daughter, Dawn Wilson of Bryan, Texas; son, Cory Ballard of rural Ceylon; nine grandchildren; mother, Berniece Boell of Jackson; two sisters, Connie Macek and Mary Johannsen, both of Jackson; brother-in-law, Dennis Cook of Iron.