In loving memory of

Janet A. Buddendorf
September 8, 1945 - August 31, 2021

Janet A. Buddendorf (nee Wames), the self-proclaimed "Silver Fox", on August 31, 2021, formerly of Collingswood and raised in Camden. Age 75.

Devoted mother of John Buddendorf (Annie), Julia Buddendorf (Tricia), and Jeanne Marie Alcaro (Dominic). Loving Nonna of Salvatore, Nina Marie, Santino, Maxine, Emily, and Jack. Dear sister of Karl Wames (Dona), Diane Yerkes (Al), and the late Dennis Wames. Longtime companion of the late Harry Wilkins. Best friend of the late Dolores - both loved their gardens and sharing their backyard fence. Former wife of John (Ro). Also survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts, uncle, and her caretaker Kiley. She was loved by many friends at Rohrer Towers II.

Janet loved spending time with family and friends. She was an expert of china patterns. Janet had a big personality that was bigger than life.

There will be a viewing Thursday 8:30am to 10:15am at St. Joachim Parish, Annunciation BVM Church, 601 W. Browning Road, Bellmawr, NJ 08031. Funeral Mass 10:30am in Church. Interment private.


Margaret Bradley wrote on Sep 16, 2021:

"I am saddened to hear of Janet's passing. She was a delight to know - always positive and smiling. Janet indeed was an expert in china patterns, we worked together for many years at Royal China & Porcelain. I will always remember Janet with a smile."

Nicholas R. Menna, Jr. wrote on Sep 2, 2021:

"My condolences to the Buddendorf family. I taught wo of Mrs. Buddendorf's children , John & Julia, at Tatem School in Collingswood. Mrs. Bddendorf was a lovely & gracious lady. Nicholas R. Menna, Jr."

Dorothy Zuber wrote on Sep 1, 2021:

"I am so sorry for your loss, Janet was a wonderful friend, we enjoyed our walks and ice cream treats thank you for the memories ???"

Kim Serafine wrote on Sep 1, 2021:

"Prayers for all of you! Love you all ??"

Susanne Roslon wrote on Aug 31, 2021:

"You are so loved, Aunt Janet. To know you as a child is something I will always treasure. When Aunt Janet arrived, a gathering became a party! The was fun and laughter and Jello poke cake with cool whip icing! Thank you for all the happy memories. When the Christmas Spode comes out you will always be celebrating with us. Love always to Aunt Janet, and, John, Julie and Jeanne. Your niece/cousin, Sue"

Anna Marie Czyzewicz wrote on Aug 31, 2021:

"Rest in Eternal Peace, dear cousin Janet. We shared many laughs and a few tears too over the years . I will never forget our love of PathMark tuna salad sandwiches from the vending machine! May you fly with the Angels, Jan and reunite with our loved ones waiting to welcome you home. Love always, Annie"