George “Buck” Buckentin, 73, of Marissa, IL; born on September 9, 1943 in Norwood, MN; passed away on Monday, July 10, 2017 at his home.
Mr. Buckentin was the owner and operator of BuckLo Enterprises. He was a United States Marine Corp Veteran. Buck enjoyed hunting, fishing and gardening.
He was preceded in death by his parents – Albert and Myrtle, nee Pederson, Buckentin. His first wife – Lois, nee Crider, Buckentin who passed away on October 30, 1998.
He is survived by his wife – Carol, nee Obermoeller, Buckentin whom he married on May 5, 2001 in Biddleborn, IL. His children – Christine (Eric) Pagoria of Hendersonville, TN. William Buckentin of Marissa, IL. His grandchildren – Samuel; Matthew; Owen; Ella. One brother – Richard (Tanley) Buckentin of Minnesota. Two sisters – Sue (Bob) Koth of Wisconsin; Marsha (Dave) Whitnah of Minnesota.
Condolences to the family may be expressed online at www.heilschuessler.com.
Visitation: Friends may call at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL on Friday, July 14, 2017 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm and on Saturday, July 15, 2017 from 10:00am to 11:00am.
Funeral: Services will be held at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL on Friday, July 15, 2017 at 11:00am with Rev. Nancy Shubert officiating.
Interment: Burial will be held in the Marissa Township Cemetery in Marissa, IL.
Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL is in charge of arrangements.