Passed away in Sebas-topol, CA onJan. 22, 2014 Age 92 Predeceased by his wife Thelma Ruth Buckman. Survived by his children Kim J Buckman and Dale B. Phillips. Grandchildren Jennifer Buck-man, Seth Buckman, Nicole Carter and Jeremy Phillips. Great grandchildren Alexandria Gibbs, Lula Phillips, Weston Carter and Maia Carter. Special friend- Dagmar Heimann Born Mar. 22, 1921 to Edward and Helen Buckman in Newtown, Pa. Buck served in the U.S Navy as a fighter pilot in World War II. He moved on to milk transportation after the war and retired as transportation director for Land O Lakes. Buck enjoyed playing golf and surf fishing on the New Jersey shore. He was a member of the Scottish Rite, the Masons, the Shrine and the American Legion. A memorial service will be planned at a later date. In lieu of flowers the family suggests donations to the Veterans organization of your choice.
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Published Online in the Press Democrat from Feb. 4 to Feb. 5, 2014