William Lloyd Buck, Jr.,
of Mansfield, MA passed on Thursday, June 23, 2016 in his home surrounded by his loving family. Bill born February 27, 1936 to Hilda Evelyn (Johnson) Buck and William Lloyd Buck of Mansfield.
Bill graduated Mansfield HS class of 1955 and went on to Johnson and Wales College prior to enlisting in the US Army.
Bill is survived by his beautiful wife of 46 years Sheila Lee (Melfie) Buck and their four children Lorraine L Haringa her husband Timothy, David M Buck his wife Dale, Carrie A Guerrini her husband Jeffrey, William L Buck III his wife Nansi, his grandchildren: Timothy, Sabrina, Kelsey, Bevan, Barry, Ryan, Alec, Trey, Sara and Calvin and great-grandchildren: Brooklyn, Jordan, Maddox, Taytum and Reagan. His brother Ronald E Buck and the late Richard C Buck. He will also be forever remembered by his numerous nieces, nephews and extended family.
Bill was an avid hunter and outdoorsman, he was a member of the Easton Rod and Gun Club where he leaves many fond friends. He was a certified pilot for over 50 years. Bill and his wife loved to travel spending many days at their homes in VT and FL. They traveled abroad to Germany, Sweden, Italy and made many wonderful memories. Among their travels they fondly remember Nashville TN the Finger Lakes and New Orleans.
Calling hours will be held at Bolea-Amici Funeral Home 115 North Main St., Mansfield on Monday, June 27th from 5:00 - 8:00pm. Funeral service will be held at The Congregational Church of Mansfield, 17 West St., Mansfield, MA on Tuesday, June 28th at 10am. Interment will follow at Springbrook Cemetery, 88 School St., Mansfield.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made in memory of Bill to Hope Hospice, 765 Attucks Ln., Hyannis, MA 02601 or to https://hopehealthco.thankyou4caring.org/DonateNow.
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