Bud Raatz, 74, of Two Harbors died Friday, April 19, at home.
He was born on June 7, 1938, to Carl A. and Rose (Lathrop) Raatz, Sr., in Duluth, where he grew up and attended schools. Bud was well known as a jack-of-all-trades and a master welder.
Bud enjoyed all outdoor sports especially hunting, fishing and golf.
He is preceded in death by his parents, brothers, sisters and a daughter, Bonnie.
Bud is survived by his wife Connie; sons, Ed and Allen; and many nieces and nephews.
An open house gathering of family and friends will be from 4-8 p.m. on Saturday, April 27, at Cavallin Funeral Home in Two Harbors. To sign the online guestbook please visit www.cavallinfuneralhome.com