October 29, 2013

Ronald E. Buck


---- — Ronald E. Buck

PERU — Ronald E. Buck, 72, Peru, formerly of Logansport, passed away at 9:38 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013, at Dukes Memorial Hospital, Peru.

Born on Jan. 15, 1941, in Winamac, he was the son of the late James Otis and Elsie (Fritz) Buck.

Ron formerly attended Winamac Christian Church and the Main Street United Methodist Church in Logansport. He was a past member and clown of the Peru Circus and he was known as “Bucko” the clown. Ron was also an avid joke teller who enjoyed playing the guitar and listening to Elvis music.

Survivors include brother, James Buck of Metaire, La.; sister, Barbara Buck and husband Joe of Logansport; sister in law, Sue Buck of Logansport; nieces and nephews, Michelle Buck of Lebanon, Ohio, Michael Buck and wife Kathy of Lebanon, Ohio, Ryan Buck and wife Rebecca Buck of Logansport, Abby Sell and husband David of Logansport, Barb Davenport and husband John of Peru; and great-nieces and -nephews, Carrie and Matt Becker of Indianapolis, Alec and Lauren Buck of Lebanon, Ohio, Baileigh Buck of Logansport, Caleb, Joe, Isaac and Maddison Sell of Logansport and Claire and Sam Buck of Logansport.

He was also preceded in death by brother, Robert Buck, and sister, Janet Buck.

Services will be 3 p.m. Friday at Marocco-Rans Funeral Chapel with visitation from 1 p.m. until the time of the service with Pastor George Dinkle officiating. Burial will follow at Winamac Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Peak Community Services, Winamac.

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