Lucy Ann Buck, formerly of Altenburg, MO, died June 10, 2013 at Clare Bridge Care Center in Highlands Ranch, CO. She was 88.
She was born October 24, 1924 in Los Angeles, CA. On June 27, 1943, she was married to Ed Buck, who preceded her in death on August 26, 1986.
She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church, Altenburg from 1951 to 1988. She was a librarian at Riverside Regional Library in Altenburg for many years.
Lucy was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. Her love of flowers created a beautiful landscape surrounding their house as well as the lovely floral arrangements she created for their home. Her talent for sewing could be at times challenging, however her determination always resulted in perfection! Her unwavering faith in God, love and prayers of family and friends, carried her through her final days.
Lucy's family includes Carol (Ken) Oberndorfer, Linda (Brad) Culberson; six grandchildren, Mike and Chris Oberndorfer, Chelsea, Lindsey, and Danny Culberson, Jacquie Finnan; and five great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be on Sunday, June 16 at Young & Sons East Perry Chapel in Altenburg from 4:00 to 8:00 pm. Funeral Service will be held at Trinity Lutheran Church at 10:00 am with Rev. Steven Dressler officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Celebration of Life gathering immediately to follow.
Memorial donations may be made to Trinity Lutheran Church or The Alzheimer’s Association.
Young & Sons Funeral Home, Inc. in Perryville, MO provided the arrangements.