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Hugh Earle Buck
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Birth: Jun. 12, 1888
Springfield
Greene County
Missouri, USA
Death: Jan. 12, 1976
Arcadia
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Son of
Hugh Lawrence Buck and Annie Koen Arbuckle

Married Helen Grace Curtis on 6 Aug 1911 in
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California

Obituary:
Star-News, Pasadena, 14 Jan 1976

Honored Arcadia Man, Hugh Buck, Dies at 87

Hugh Earle Buck, 87, former owner of Buck's Dairy and Buck's Dairy Store and a resident of Arcadia since 1921, died Jan. 12.

Mr. Buck was chosen Outstanding Older American by the city of Arcadia in 1971 and received the H.T. Michler Rotarian of the Year Award in 1968 for perfect attendance and service above self in Rotary. He accumulated 47 years of perfect attendance.

Among the many honors he received were the Grand Cross of Colors for distinguished service to the Rainbow Girls and the President's Award presented by the High-Twelve Club of Arcadia.

Mr. Buck was a charter member of the Arcadia Historical Society, a member of the Masonic Lodge and Eastern Star, a charter member of the Arcadia Presbyterian Church and the Arcadia Golden Age Club.

He is survived by his widow, Helen; two sons; one daughter, Virginia Bates of Arcadia; nine grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.

Private services will be held Thursday morning at Forest Lawn, Glendale, followed by memorial services at the Arcadia Presbyterian Church at 11:30. Officiating will be Dr. James Hagelganz, pastor of the church, and Milton H. Schuck of the Arcadia Masonic Lodge.

Friends may call at Glasser-Miller-Lamb Arcadia Mortuary, 500 S. First Ave. between 4 and 9 p.m. today.

Donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 13571 E Broadway, Whittier 90601, in memory of Mr. Buck.

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Sibling:
Lillian Claire Buck Dudley
   (10 Oct 1883 - 2 Oct 1968)
 
 
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 Parents:
  Hugh Lawrence Buck (1858 - 1901)
  Annie Koen Arbuckle Buck (1863 - 1926)
 
 Spouse:
  Helen Grace Curtis Buck (1891 - 1976)
 
 Children:
  Virginia Claire Buck Bates (1913 - 1987)*
 
 Sibling:
  Lillian Claire Buck Dudley (1883 - 1968)*
  Hugh Earle Buck (1888 - 1976)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Beloved Husband and Father
He Served Jesus By Helping Others

 
Burial:
Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Glendale)
Glendale
Los Angeles County
California, USA
 
Maintained by: Carter Buck
Originally Created by: Carolyn (Schmidt) Alves
Record added: Jan 13, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 46634531
Hugh Earle Buck
Added by: Carolyn (Schmidt) Alves
 
Hugh Earle Buck
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Added by: P. David Eastburn
 
 
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