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Robert E. Buck

Obituary for Robert E. Buck

February 4, 1928 - September 22, 2019
Avon, Ohio | Age 91

Loving Husband, Father, Grandfather, Great Grandfather and Friend


Robert E. Buck, was born at home in Avon, Ohio, on February 4, 1928. He was the only child of Arnold and Gladys (nee Hubbard). Bob graduated from Avon High School and married his sweetheart, Joan (nee Barber). Together they owned and operated Buck's Hardware in Avon. Bob was 91 when he passed away on September 22, 2019, at Amherst Manor.

In his spare time Bob enjoyed gardening, woodworking, watching and playing sports, and sharing a good meal with his family. He was a member of the Avon Volunteer Fire Department and the Avon United Methodist Church.

Bob will be missed by his loving family, his wife of 70 years, Joan; his daughters, Gayle Schaeffer (Bill), Kim Daniels (John) and his son, Craig (Denise). Bob and Joan have six grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren. Bob was predeceased by his parents and a granddaughter, Sarah Schaeffer.

Bob's family would like to give thanks to the staff at both Amherst Manor and New Life Hospice for the tender care that they showed to him.

Memorial contributions are suggested to Avon United Methodist Church, 37711 Detroit Rd, Avon, OH 44011. Or to Mercy New Life Hospice, 3500 Kolbe Rd., Lorain, 44053.

Private family services have been held. A Celebration of Bob's life will be planned for a later date. 440-937-6175

Memorial Service will be announced on our website.

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Suggested Memorial Donations

  • Avon United Methodist Church
    37711 Detroit Rd.
    Avon, OH 44011
  • Mercy New Life Hospice
    3500 Kolbe Rd.
    Lorain, OH 44053

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Busch Funeral and Crematory Services

32000 Detroit Road
Avon, OH 44011
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