Harold Buck

Harold E. Buck

1938 - 2019

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Obituary of Harold E. Buck

Harold E. Buck, Jr., 81, of Rockville Centre, NY, passed away on Saturday, October 12, at Mercy Hospital after a months-long illness.

He is survived by his wife Judy, his sister Marilyn Crowley, his brother Edward, his son Stephen (Becky), his daughters Amy (Nick)  Brush and Alyson (Chris) Bertagnolli, and granddaughters Ashley and Alexis Brush and Leia and Kaylee Bertagnolli.

He was born on July 3, 1938, in Oceanside, NY, and attended Oceanside High School (class of 1956). He graduated with a BS in biology from Union College in Schenectady, NY in 1960 and earned masters degrees in biology and education from Hofstra University.

Harold was a science teacher at Hicksville Middle School for more than 30 years.

He was a member of Alerts Engine Company No. 2 of the Rockville Centre Fire Department for 54 years, and served as its captain. He was also an Honorary Chief of the Rockville Centre Fire Department.

Harold was an active member of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Rockville Centre. He was President of Rockville Centre’s Sandel Senior Center and the center’s Men’s Club. He served as a board member of Friends of Senior Services, Inc. (FOSSI) and was an Assistant Scoutmaster for Boy Scout Troop 517 for several years.

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Wednesday
16
October

Visitation

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Thomas A. Glynn And Son Funeral Home
20 Lincoln Avenue
Rockville Centre, New York, United States
Wednesday
16
October

Visitation

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Thomas A. Glynn And Son Funeral Home
20 Lincoln Avenue
Rockville Centre, New York, United States
Wednesday
16
October

Rockville Centre Fire Department Service

8:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Thomas A. Glynn And Son Funeral Home
20 Lincoln Avenue
Rockville Centre, New York, United States
Thursday
17
October

Funeral Service

10:00 am - 10:30 am
Thursday, October 17, 2019
Holy Trinity Lutheran Church
240 Lincoln Ave
Rockville Centre, New York, United States
Thursday
17
October

Interment

11:45 am - 12:00 pm
Thursday, October 17, 2019
Cedar Grove Cemetery
134-16 Horace Harding Expressway
Flushing, New York, United States