Sammy Duane Busby, 76, Colby, died Tuesday, May 26, 2020 at Prairie Senior Living Complex, Colby.


He was born Aug.18, 1943, in St. Francis to Willard and Pauline (Trembly) Busby. He graduated from St. Francis High School.


He worked for several local farmers around Palco. He was a U.S. Air Force veteran.


Survivors include three sons, Robert Blessing and wife, Kathy, and David Blessing and wife, Arvara, and Ron Busby and wife, Sonya; three daughters, Susan Morey and husband, Greg, Cindy Diaz and husband, Danny, and Michelle Weed and husband, Mike; a sister, Sharon Busby; 12 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.


He was preceded in death by his wife, Judy (Cleveland) Busby.


Cremation was chosen and a private family burial will take place at a later date. Condolences can be sent to the family at www.baalmannmortuary.com