Patrick Richard ‘Pat’ Buggy, 59, John F. Martin butcher, outdoorsman, had a great sense of humor

By on July 13, 2016

Patrick Richard “Pat” Buggy, 59, of Manheim, died peacefully surrounded by friends and family, after a brief illness, Friday, July 1, 2016, at Lancaster General Hospital.

“Pat,” as he was affectionately known, was the husband of Katie (Stoltzfus) Buggy, and they celebrated their 26th wedding anniversary this past February. Born in Indiana, Pa., he was the son of the late Francis and Nelda (Solinski) Buggy.

Pat was a butcher at Baum’s Bologna in Elizabethtown, and also for the former Ezra Martin Co., of Lancaster; and retired on disability from John F. Martin of Stevens.

Pat was a graduate of Elizabethtown High School, Class of 1975. His interests included hunting, fishing, model airplanes, cooking, taking care of his bee hive, watching TV, and playing video games. Everyone enjoyed his great sense of humor. Pat was known as “Georgie” by his two best friends, Billy and Barley.

Surviving in addition to his wife: Katie; is a daughter: Nelda, at home; a brother: Michael Buggy, of Columbia; and his four-legged companion: Rexx.

Services were held July 12 at Buch Funeral Home, Manheim. Interment will be private.

To send the family online condolences, visit buchfuneral.com. Buch Funeral Home, Manheim, handled the arrangements.

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