Nick Budd, age 33, of Baldwinsville, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday (September 19, 2018) at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Syracuse.
A Memorial Service will be held at the Lodi Presbyterian Church at 1 p.m. on Sunday (September 30, 2018). His family will then host a Celebration of Nick’s life and luncheon at the Lodi Fire House from 2 to 5 p.m. All are welcome to share memories of Nicky.
In lieu of flowers, kindly consider a donation to: St. Joseph’s Hospital in Syracuse where Nick passed; or the Lodi Presbyterian Church, where he learned to live. Nick’s legacy will continue to live on in our hearts and minds, as well as in the lives of others, by his successful organ donation.
Nick was born on October 25, 1984 in Geneva, the eldest son of Robert and Christine (Rogers) Budd. He graduated from South Seneca High School and enlisted in the US Marine Corps; completing boot camp at Parris Island on his 18th birthday. Nick was a skilled carpenter and enjoyed doing renovation work and home improvements for his parents and for others. He enjoyed cooking with his mother, a skill he loved to show off for his girlfriend Jenny. He loved hunting and fishing with his father and brother. He was employed as an installer at Comfort Windows and Doors in Syracuse.
He is survived by his parents Bob and Chris Budd of Lodi; brother, Nate Budd of Lodi; his son, Aiden Budd of Clifton Springs; his girlfriend, Jenny Slate and her children of Baldwinsville; his half siblings Carrie and Ryan Budd; grandparents Raymond (Brenda) Budd of Marion and Keiko Budd of Seneca Falls. He left behind a host of loving aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents Helen and Carl B. Rogers, Jr. currently residing in Heaven with their son, Harrison Williams Rogers.