Joe Don Button

Joe Don Button

A burial service for Joe Don Button, 82, will be at noon Monday at the Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery in Killeen.

Mr. Button was born June 18, 1935, in La Crosse, Kan., to Vern and Laura (Schwindt) Button.

After graduation, Mr. Button joined the U.S. Army, where he served for 20 years. After he retired, he worked with the U.S. Army Operational Test Command for 33 years.

Mr. Button was active in the Bell County Historical Commission, Cub Scout Pack 248, Boy Scouts Troop 287, and he coached Killeen Cowboys football.

Crawford-Bowers Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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I had the honor of working with Joe Don when he was the Scout Master of Pack 248. Great guy - Great Scout. I know he is in now in Heaven looking down on all the great things that he did while on earth. Joe Don will be missed. God Bless You and your family.

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