Obituary: Carpentier, Neal “Buzz”
CARPENTIER, Neal Neal (Buzz) Carpentier, age 72, passed away April 20, 2014, in Spokane Valley WA. Born in Parkston, SD. April 16, 1942. He graduated from Parkston High in 1960, joined the Marine Reserves in 1962 to 1966. He was a long haul truck driver and longtime member and past president of the Hoot Owl Servants Club in Spokane. After retiring, he enjoyed camping, traveling, fishing, spending time with his dog, Max, and good friend John Barringer. Survived by a son Michael (Brenda) of Mitchell, SD, daughter, Pamela Broome (Randy) of Warrenville SC; brother Jerome (Cheryl) of Parkston, SD; sister, Jackie Maeschen of Auburn WA; five grand- children and one great-grandchild. Heartfelt thanks go out to Emily, Janice, Genn, Shawna, Rayna and Patty of Cozy Place AFH as well as Hospice Of Spokane. A Memorial will be held at the Our Club, 1102 W 2nd, Spokane on Tuesday, May 13th at 8:00 pm.