John Russell Buzan, 80, of Decatur died Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at Imboden Creek Living Center.\nMemorial mass to celebrate John’s life will be 11:00 am Saturday, October 26, 2019 at St. James Catholic Church with Fr. John Burnett celebrant. Visitation will be one hour before the mass at the church. Burial will be in Hall Cemetery, Blue Mound. Memorials if desired may be made to St. James Catholic Church or Oasis Day Center, Decatur. Tanzyus-Logan Funeral Service and Care is in charge of the arrangements.\nJohn was born March 28, 1939 in Decatur, son of Harry and Pauline (McClure) Buzan. He attended school in Blue Mound, Eastern Illinois and Millikin Universities. John worked as a computer programmer for Mueller Company for 35 years retiring in 2000. He married Beverly Hogan May 7, 1960.\nSurviving are his wife, Beverly Buzan of Decatur; children: Kelly J. Buzan of Decatur, Tony (Robyn) Buzan of Clinton, Kim (Ron) Milford of Martensville, IN; grandchildren, Amber Patient, Brandon, Layne, Reece, Ethan and Jill Buzan, Craig Colbrook; great grandchildren, Charlie, Natalie, Kamryn, Amelia, Theo and Nate.\nHe was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Sherry Whiteside.