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Harry Bernard Buck

April 15, 1925 - December 10, 2018

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Harry Bernard Buck age 93, of St. Charles, passed away peacefully at his home on December 10, 2018.

He was born April 15, 1925 to Homer and Berti Buck in Guthrie, Oklahoma.

Harry proudly served his country in World War ll as a paratrooper where he was a POW and earned a Purple Heart. After the war, he started his family of 6 boys with wife Alice Casey and had a successful career as a contractor in Colorado and Illinois.

He is survived by five sons ; Tony (Kathy), Tim, Terry (Sheila),  Jeff, (Eileen), and Greg, nine grandchildren; Kara, Serra, Travis, Deanne, Gina, Shane, Tayler, Jason, and Katy, seven great-grandchildren, his brother Homer, along with other family members in Oklahoma and Missouri.

He was preceded in death by his wife Alice,  eldest son Tom, stillborn daughter Christina, and his sister Noreen.

His beautiful smile and loving compassion for people will always be remembered.

Services will be private.

To leave an online condolence for the family, visit the funeral home’s obituary page at For more information, please call Yurs Funeral Home of St. Charles, 630-584-0060.


Szczepanik, Danna from St. Charles, IL

"Greg, I am so sorry you lost your dad. The PRAISE choir misses you, and we are praying for you."

Sue Harrison Eads from St Chas , IL

"So very sorry to hear about your dad you guys prayers for your family 🙏🏻"

Cathy Varney from Elgin , IL

"Terry and Sheila my thoughts and prayers are with you for peace and love at this sorrowful time."

korwyn wright from Hampshire, IL

"Terry sorry to hear about your father. I have great memories of going to your parents house back in the day. Always treated with respect and kindness. Your father and mother has past that on to you and all the Buck family and you have always been good to me. Will be praying for your family."

Shari Hohl and Carole Mauloff from Genea, IL

"So sorry for your loss, Jeff, Eileen and family."

John Mark Perdue from Greeley, CO

"Praying for you during this time of loss. Your dad was an excellent uncle to Barbara and myself and the other nephews and nieces he had. Blessings to you all! John Mark & Sue"

Cindy Doll from Perham, MN

"Dear Terry and the Buck Family, I am so sorry to hear of your Dad's passing. My heartfelt sympathies to you, your brothers, grandchildren and great-grandchildren of Harry. Sending thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. May you know that so many are keeping you close to their hearts. Much love and many hugs."


"Sorry to hear about the passing of Mr Buck. I was a waitress at "The Manor" and had the pleasure of serving him and his sons over the years. Thoughts are with the family..."

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