Representative Florence D. Buhr View All Years

Compiled Historical Information
Date of Death: 5/12/2018
Party Affiliation: Democrat
Assemblies Served:
Senate: 74 (1991) - 75 (1993)
House: 70 (1983) - 73 (1989)
Home County: Polk
Florence D. Buhr
Polk County
Born in Mills County on April 7, 1933, daughter of Earnest G. and May Brott Wederquist. Graduated from Malvern High School, 1950. B.A., University of Northern Iowa, 1954. Married Glenn E. Buhr, 1955. Children: Barbara, Lori Lynn and David. Former teacher, Des Moines Public Schools; former legislative secretary. Member: Cottage Grove Avenue Presbyterian Church, Iowa Women's Political Caucus, Mental Health Association of Central Iowa, NAACP, League of Women Voters. Assistant Majority Leader; 71st GA. Second term.