Theodore Hart Budine



Sumter, SC …Theodore Hart Budine, age 80, beloved husband of Diane Weldon Budine, died on Saturday, January 20, 2018 at Palmetto Health Tuomey.

Born in Walton, NY, he was the son of the late Paul Budine and Angelica Pickwick Budine. Mr. Budine was a veteran of the US Air Force and later worked in the Power Construction Business. He had many joys and hobbies in life. Just to name a few he was an artist, sailboat builder, sailor, racecar driver, and mechanic.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by: one son, Theodore Hart Budine, Jr.; two daughters, Melissa Angelica Budine and Kimberly Ann Budine Wilkins; two sisters, Joyce Scott and Joan Vandermerk; three grandchildren and three great grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Donald Paul Budine.

Services will be private.

You may go to and sign the family’s guest book.

The family has chosen Bullock Funeral Home for the arrangements.