Funeral Held For OSU Women's Basketball Coach


Friday, November 25th 2011, 2:16 pm
By: News 9


Oklahoma State University women's basketball coach Kurt Budke was laid to rest Friday in Stillwater.

Budke died last week in a plane crash in central Arkansas.

His funeral was held at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church Friday morning. He was buried in Stillwater's Fairlawn Cemetery.

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Budke and assistant basketball coach Miranda Serna were headed to watch prospective recruits play in a game in Little Rock on November 17, 2011.

Pilot Olin Branstetter, a former Oklahoma state legislator, and his wife, Paula, also were killed.

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