Harold J. “Buddy” Budlong, Jr., 72, died March 14, 2013. He was the husband of Joyce (Coffey) Budlong.
He was the son of the late Harold J. and Rita (McGetrick) Budlong, Sr. Mr. Budlong was a self-employed carpenter and member of Teamsters Local #251, the Oakland Beach Volunteer Fireman’ s Club, E.G. Fireman’s Club and Wm. Shields American Legion Post #43 S.A.L. He was the father of Barbara J. and Kevin E. Budlong; grandfather of Brandon and Deven Budlong; stepfather of James, Jeffrey, Christopher, and Craig Butler, John and Sandra Baker; brother of Donald Budlong and Nancy Champagne.
His funeral was held March 19 at 8 a.m. from the Thomas & Walter Quinn Funeral Home, 2435 Warwick Ave. with a Mass of Christian Burial at 9 a.m. in St. Clement Church, Long Street. Burial in Pawtuxet Memorial Park.
Memorial contributions to the American Cancer Society, 931 Jefferson Blvd., Warwick, RI 02886 will be appreciated. Information and condolences, visit TheQuinnFuneralHome.com.