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Kenneth E. Buck

January 24, 1941 — October 30, 2021

Kenneth E. Buck, 80, of Shady Spring, WV passed away Saturday, October 30, 2021.
Born January 21, 1941 in Waseca, MN, he was the son of the late William and Leola Zachgo Buck.
Kenneth was a former electrician for Mining Controls. He served as a Green Beret with the U.S. Army. He was a member of Clifftop Baptist Church and the NRA. He enjoyed volunteering at Carpenters Corner, hunting, bowling, gardening, and working in his yard and spending time with his family.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife Jennifer and daughter, Mary Pearson.
He is survived by daughters, Rene Hash and her husband Ken of Roanoke, VA and Shelley Collier of Kingsport, TN; stepsons, William Cook and his wife Michele of Shady Spring and Brian L. Cook and his wife Brandy of Beaver; special niece, Katherine Irons; grandchildren, Samuel, Sydney, Stone, Mary, James and Morgan; step-grandchildren, Shannon Blevins and her husband Greg, Belinda Godby and her husband Dustin and Nicholas Joynes; great grandchildren, Marlea, Madison, Ryder and Lynleigh.
Services will be 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, November 3, 2021 in the Calfee Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Keith Manning officiating. Burial will follow in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens. Friends may call on the family Tuesday from 6-8 pm at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions can be made in memory of Kenneth to the Raleigh County Humane Society, 325 Grey Flats Rd, Beckley, WV 25801
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Arrangements by Calfee Funeral Home.
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