OBITUARY

John Buck

May 2, 1934November 1, 2020

John Buck, of Bohemia, NY, on Nov 1, 2020 age 86. Survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Mariechen. Devoted father of Susan (Bob), John (Pam) and Douglas (Rita). Opa to his adoring grandchildren Keith, Eric, Amanda, Stephen, Mat and Azia. Born May 2nd, 1934, in Elmlohe Germany. After completing his electrician apprenticeship in 1952 at the age of 17, he got on a ship from war torn Germany to head to the United States for a better life. Drafted in 1955, he served as a paratrooper in the 11th airborne Division and played soccer throughout Europe with the US Army team. Proud long time member of Local 25 IBEW and Co-founder of Hinck Electric in 1970 until he retired in 1997, which continues to this day with his son continuing the firm. He adored going to his grandchildren’s soccer and hockey games from when they were little to their College games all over the country, yet also enjoyed having quiet time with his youngest granddaughter, Azia. He will be incredibly missed by his loving family. Family will receive friends at Claude R. Boyd-Spencer Funeral Home, 448 W. Main St., Babylon, Thursday, November 5, 2020, 2-4:30pm & 7-9:30pm. Funeral service Friday, November 6, 2020, 10am at the funeral home. Interment to follow at Pinelawn Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to I'm Not Done Yet Foundation C/O Liz Menges 27 Hilton Avenue Garden City, NY 11530 or PVV Beautification Committee 24 Raven Dr., Commack, NY 11725.

Services

  • Visitation

    Thursday, November 5, 2020

  • Prayer Service

    Thursday, November 5, 2020

  • Interment

    Friday, November 6, 2020

Memories

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Lou Trapani

November 7, 2020

My sincere condolences to you and your family.

The Marks Family

November 5, 2020

May the memories that make you smile keep you in the difficult days.

Heinz Kopf

November 4, 2020

john will you rest in peace and all the good memory we share Heinz

Robert Boccafola

November 4, 2020

My sincere condolences to the Buck family.John Sr was a amazing guy.

MARIANNE AND FRANK LABARBERA------SYMANZIK

November 4, 2020

WE ARE DEEPLY SADDENED BY THE NEWS OF YOUR LOSS. WE PRAY THAT GOD WILL GRANT YOU THE STRENGTH. OUR MOST SINCERE CONDOLENCES TO YOU AND YOUR FAMILY DEAR JOHN REST IN PEACE. GOD BLESS. THINKING OF YOU WITH LOVE AT THIS SAD TIME. MARIANNE AND FRANK

Gus Garcia

November 4, 2020

My thoughts and prayers are with John and his beloved family.

Krissy DeNapoli

November 3, 2020

We send our sincere condolences from the KND Electric and DeNapoli Families.