Bucklew William Howard Bucklew, 94, of Warsaw, died Monday, May 20, 2013 at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus. In 1958 he went to the Ohio State School for the Blind (OSSB) as Principal of the high school. He also taught science and coached wrestling until 1963 when he became Principal of the entire school, grades K-12. In 1967 his biography was included in "Ohio Lives". He retired from OSSB in 1974. He is survived by two daughters, Ann (Rusty) Harrell and Marilyn Bucklew of Warsaw; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins. Visitation will be held Friday, May 24, 2013 from 4-8 p.m. at the FISCHER FUNERAL HOME in Warsaw. Graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 25, 2013 at Valley View Cemetery in Warsaw. www.fischerfuneralhome.com. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Humane Animal Treatment Assn. (Animal Shelter), 21755 TR 164, Coshocton, OH 43812; Warsaw Alumni Scholarship Fund c/o Jim Lawrence, PO Box 166, Warsaw, OH 43844, OH 43812; or the Coshocton County Joint Veterans Council, 318 Main St., Coshocton, OH 43812.
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Published in The Columbus Dispatch on May 22, 2013