Theresa Katherine Buffalo Gourd

Birth date: November 08, 1936
Death date: December 20, 2010


Theresa Katherine Buffalo Gourd, age 74, Schofield, died Monday, December 20, 2010 at Aspirus Wausau Hospital.
She was born November 8, 1936 in Good Hart, Michigan, the daughter of the late William Buffalo and the late Julia (Kodash) Olson.  She was baptized on the 13th day of March, 1938 at the Church of Holy Guardian Angels, St. Louis, Missouri.  She attended school in December of 1948 at the Chicago Industrial School for Girls.  She then received her General Educational Development and other state requirements in Cook County, Chicago, Illinois on August 13, 1976.  She then received a Technical Diploma of Nursing Assistant in May of 2002 through the Nicolet Area Technical College.  Theresa was a United States Marine Corps Veteran. 
Theresa was united in marriage to Harold Brown.  He preceded her in death in November of 1989.
Survivors include two brothers; Robert Buffalo and William Buffalo, children; Alexander D. Gourd, Schofield, Julia Ann Davis, Crandon, Terry L. Gourd, Wausau, Eileen (Terry Schmidt) Brown, Schofield, Joey (Scott) Daniels, Wausau and Jacob Leonard, Aurora, IL; Grandchildren; Cassie, Justin, Amanda (Adam), David (Allison), Jeremy, Joslin, Lila, Christopher, JuJu, Anthony, Tyler, Cody and Seth, 9 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, her parents, one sister, Andrina Katherine Buffalo Hansen and one brother, Leonard Bauch, one nephew, Brian Buffalo and one sister, Carolyn who is missing.


Visitation will be held from 3-6 pm, Wednesday and again on Thursday from 10am until the 12pm noon all at the Community Center.   


The funeral service will be held at 1:00 pm, on Thursday, December 23, 2010 at the Potch Chee Nunk Community Center, Wittenberg.  Mr. Corwin Roth will officiate. 


Interment will be in John Stacy Memorial Cemetery, Wittenberg.