George James Buck Jr.

1929 - 2012

George James Buck Jr., 82, of Strasburg, Mo., passed away Tuesday, February 7, 2012, at Pleasant Hill Health & Rehab. George was born on September 28, 1929, to George and Clara Buck Sr. George married the love of his life, Evelyn Vaughn, on September 2, 1960. They were married for 52 wonderful years. He is survived by his wife, Evelyn Buck; son, Gary (Cheryl) Buck; daughters, Susan (Dennis) Augur, Diane (Bruce) Hollenbeck, Cathie (Ronald) Peters; seven grandchildren; many great- grandchildren; and great- great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his brothers, Leo, Bill and Raymond Buck. Funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, February 10, 2012, at Maple Hill Funeral Home. Visitation will be held prior to service from 9-10 a.m. Burial will follow the service at Edwardsville cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations be made to Crossroads Hospice, 9237 Ward Parkway, Set 300, Kansas City, MO 64114 or Pleasant Hill Health & Rehab Center, 1300 Broadway, Pleasant hill, MO 64080. Please visit George's memorial website