Bobby Ray Butchee' Jr.
Born on Sept. 2, 1949
BOBBY RAY BUTCHEE' JR.
VICTORIA - Bobby Ray Butchee' Jr., 63, of Victoria, passed away on Thursday, July 25, 2013. He was born on September 2, 1949 in Beaumont to the late Bobby Ray Butchee' Sr. and the late Anna Mae Dorsett Butchee'.
The family owned business, Pryor Sales & Service Inc. was established in 1964 by the late Bobby Butchee' Sr. Bobby Butchee' Jr. began his career in the oil field business working alongside his father for many years. He assumed the role of owner/president of the company in 1978 after the death of his father. The family business will continue to grow under his son, Bradley Butchee'.
Bobby was a member and past president of Victoria Gun Club with a passion for skeet and trap shooting. He was also an accomplished private pilot who loved flying his Cessna Aircraft. Bobby was a loving husband, father and awesome Pawpaw who loved spending time with his grandchildren.
He is survived by his loving wife of 42 years, Patricia Hanselman Butchee' of Victoria; son, Bradly Butchee' of Victoria; and daughter, Kelly Butchee' Olson of Victoria; three grandchildren Greenly Butchee', Brodee Butchee', and Emma Olson all of Victoria; and sister, Karen Butchee' of Victoria.
A visitation will be held on Sunday, July 28, 2013 from 5:00 to 7:00 at Heritage Funeral Home of Memory Gardens. Per Bobby's wishes, a private service will be held Monday July 29, 2013.
In lieu of flowers, the family ask that donations be sent to Hospice of South Texas (building fund) or Victoria Boys and Girls Club.
Pallbearers: James Hoad, Randy Wendel, Andrew Hanselman, Michael Hoad, Steven Wendel and Calvin Duval. Honorary pallbearers: Cindy DuBose and C.L. Thomas.