VIRGINIA M. BUCKALOO, 77 STEVENS POINT, WI - Virginia M. Buckaloo, 77, of Stevens Point, WI, formerly of Dixon, died Saturday, March 15, 2014, at Aspirus Hospital in Wausau, WI. She worked as an antique dealer operating Buckaloo's Antiques and running the University of Wisconsin Stevens Point antique show for many years. Virginia was born October 14, 1936, in Freeport, the daughter of Herbert B. and Margaret V. (Kline) Klatt. Her family moved to Dixon in 1946, where she graduated from Dixon High School in 1954. After graduation she attended the University of Illinois. Virginia married Roger S. Buckaloo on February 5, 1955, in Dixon. After their marriage they lived in Rockford for many years, until moving to Stevens Point, WI, in 1986. She was a member of St. Paul's Methodist Church of Stevens Point, WI, and the Wisconsin Antique Dealers Association. Survivors include her husband, Roger Buckaloo of Stevens Point, WI; two sons, Terence (Julie) Buckaloo of Dixon, Clint (Mary) Buckaloo of Paris, TX; three grandchildren, Chris Buckaloo, Trudy (Brandon) McGill, both of Paris, TX and Jeffrey (Heather) Buckaloo of Sherwood, AR; four great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; one sister, Bonnie Freeman; and one great-grandson. Visitation will be from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Monday, March 24, 2014, at Preston-Schilling Funeral Home, Dixon, followed by a 3:30 p.m. funeral service at the funeral home, with the Rev. Bunyan Cocar, pastor of First Baptist Church, Dixon, officiating. Burial will be at Oakwood Cemetery, Dixon. Memorials may be made to Aspirus Health Foundation or the
. Condolences may be sent to www.prestonschillingfuneralhome.com.
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Published in Rockford Register Star from Mar. 21 to Mar. 22, 2014