Milford Ricks "Buzz" Buzbee, Jr.
Apr. 23, 1946 - Dec. 22, 2012
Resident of Pleasanton, CA
Born in San Jose, CA, a longtime resident of Pleasanton, CA. He was the middle of three children. Son of Barbara Cleaves Buzbee and the late Milford Ricks Buzbee, Sr. He is survived by his sister Judy Bliss and brother Lewis Buzbee. He had four children Kim and Stacy of Campbell, CA and Lori and Jayson of San Jose, CA. Grandfather of six: Amber, Ryan, Shea, Liam, Michael, Makayla and Great-grandfather to Nevaeh.
Graduated from Camden High School in 1964. Served as a Sergeant in the Marine Corps from 1966-1970. Worked for ATT until retirement. Worked as a counselor at Soledad Prison for two years. As of January 1, 2013 he would have had 29 years of sobriety and was a sponsor to many in AA.
He was known for helping others in anyway he could.
Services to be held at The First Congregational Church of San Jose United Church of Christ, 1980 Hamilton Ave., San Jose, CA 95125 on February, 2 2013 at 2PM.
Published in San Jose Mercury News/San Mateo County Times on Jan. 25, 2013