Lawrence Buller

July 3, 1931 ~ April 22, 2011

Lawrence Buller, 79, of Westlake, LA died at 5:26 PM on Friday, April 22, 2011.

Mr. Buller was born July 3, 1931 in Kinder, LA and was a 1951 graduate of Marion High School. He served in the U.S. Navy for six years and retired after thirty-one years of service from CITGO as a supervisor. After retirement, he worked as a superintendant for the City of Sulphur for seven years and worked as a mechanic at BMC for four years. He was a member of the Boiler Maker's Local and a member of the City Service Club. Mr. Buller attended Westwood Baptist Church and the Apostolic Temple. He enjoyed fishing and will always be remembered as a simple man and a loving husband and father, who enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Mr. Buller is survived by his wife of fifty-nine years, Barbara Anne Reinhardt Buller; son, Davis Joe Buller, both of Westlake; daughter, Jackie Buller Castille and husband Willard of Carlyss; siblings, Lola Comeaux and husband John of Lake Charles, Bishop LeRoy Buller and wife Evelyn of Cincinnati, OH, and Lorie Bruce and husband Jim of Moss Bluff; grandchildren, Stephanie Castille Gary and husband Kenny of Carlyss, James Paul Castille and wife Jessica of Moss Bluff, and Elizabeth Castille Bergeron and husband Jay of Carlyss; and eight great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Joe and Lillian Buller.

His funeral service will be at 10:00 AM on Monday, April 25, 2011 at the Johnson Funeral Home Chapel. Reverend Ricky Treece will officiate. Cremation will follow his service. Visitation will be at the funeral home on Sunday from 2:00 PM to 10:00 PM and continue on Monday from 8:00 AM until the start of the service.

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  1. Barbara, we are sorry for your loss. Lawrence was a very special man and we appreciated everything he did for us. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  2. Charley I always looked forward to the visits Lawrence made to see us at BMC. Once he brought a picture of you both for us to see and he was so proud of you. He was a very dedicated employee and all of us at the shop loved him! We are so sorry for your loss and will keep you and your family in our prayers.

  3. I dearly loved my Uncle L.B. and will remember him fondly. He had a great sense of humor and loved my Mom's (Lola Buller Comeaux) cooking. I remember spending many happy Christmas family reunions at the Joe Buller household with Uncle L.B., Aunt Barbara, Joe and Jackie.God bless you all. You are in our prayers. Love Brenda

  4. Ms.Barbara, Mr. Lawrence was such a nice, friendly , genuine person. I always enjoyed working with him. feel privelaged for knowing him. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. God Bless!!!

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