The Woodward News

Obituaries

October 14, 2013

Duane “Sarge” Buck

Woodward, Okla. — Duane “Sarge” Buck, 73 year old Woodward resident, died Thursday, October 10, 2013 at his home surrounded by his family.  Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, October 13, 2013 at the Woodward Church of Christ with Ray Don Jackson and James Bailey officiating.  Interment will be in the Elmwood Cemetery with the United States Air Force providing full military honors.  Arrangements are under the direction of the Billings Funeral Home.

 

Edward Duane Buck was born on August 23, 1940 in Caldwell, Idaho to Eddie and Mary Eugenia (Allison) Buck.  Sarge attended school in the Caldwell and Bellevue, Idaho area.  He was united in marriage to Charlene Rieth on April 20, 1958.  They made their first home on  March Air Force Base in California.  They lived in various different places because of Sarge’s time in the military, including Columbus, Mississippi, Wiesbaden, Germany, Clinton Sherman Air Force Base, and Holloman Air Force Base in New Mexico.  After being honorably discharged after serving his country for over 20 years, the family moved to Woodward.  Sarge worked for the City of Woodward in the Water Department and was a Bus Driver for the Woodward Public Schools.

 

Sarge was a member of the Woodward Church of Christ.  He enjoyed target shooting, photography and conversing on his computer, but most of all he loved spending time with his family and friends.

 

He is survived by his wife Charlene Buck of the home; daughters, Raegan Qualls of Edmond, Karma Martin of Houston, Missouri, Sherry Corrente and husband Tony of Oklahoma City; step-mother, Wyvena Buck of Idaho; grandchildren, Nathan McCubbin, Nicole McCubbin, Zach Qualls, Tyler Martin, Corbin Neubauer, Parker Corrente, Addison Corrente, Skylar Corrente, Aubree Corrente; other relatives and many friends.

 

He was preceded in death by his parents, his mother-in-law and father-in-law, step-dad and a grandson Sean Martin.

 

Memorial contributions may be made to the Church of Christ food pantry with the funeral home accepting the contributions.

 

Remembrances may be shared online at www.billingsfuneralhomewoodward.com

 

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • Preston Tapp

    Preston Tapp, 57 year old Woodward resident, died Tuesday April 15, 2014. Memorial services will be 10:00 a.m. Saturday April 19, 2014 at Crown Heights Baptist Church with Reverend James Steenbergen officiating.

    April 18, 2014

  • Miller, Viola1.jpg V. Joyce (Highfill) Miller

    V. Joyce (Highfill) Miller of St. Cloud, MN, passed away on Sunday, April 13, 2014, after a very strong and positive battle with dementia, cancer, and Parkinson’s.

    April 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • MooreGeorge045.jpg George Moore

    George Moore ,77 year old Woodward resident, died Saturday, April 13, 2014 at the Grace Living Center in Woodward. Graveside funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm Wednesday, April 16, 2014 in the Elmwood Cemetery with Reverend Wesley Peterman officiating. Burial will follow with the Billings Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

    April 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • WatkinsMildred005.jpg Mildred Watkins

    Mildred Watkins, 97 year old Woodward resident, died Wednesday, April 9, 2014 in the Grace Living Center. Graveside funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at the Fargo Cemetery with Gene Hamilton officiating. Burial will follow with the Billings Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

    April 14, 2014 1 Photo

  • gibsonwayne004.jpg Wayne Gibson

    Wayne Gibson, 71 year old Woodward resident, died Friday, April 11, 2014 at his home in Woodward. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at the First United Methodist Church with the Reverend Shannon Davis and Reverend John Gherling officiating._ Interment will be in the Elmwood Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of the Billings Funeral Home.

    April 14, 2014 1 Photo

  • aaron beisel.jpg Victor Aaron Beisel

    Victor Aaron Beisel, son of Victor and Marie Beisel was born June 28, 1944 in Shattuck, Oklahoma. He was raised on the farm South East of Fargo, Oklahoma.

    April 14, 2014 1 Photo

  • 16992320880DFF96E5.png JACOB PATRICK HOPPER

    A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, April 12, 2014 at the Mutual Christian Church with Pastor Lloyd Charles Stovall, officiating. A private family graveside will be held in Dunlap Cemetery. The family requests memorial contributions to Dunlap Cemetery in lieu of flowers. Redinger Funeral Home-Box 236-Seiling, OK 73663 will serve as custodian of the funds. Personal condolence messages can be sent to the family at www.redingerfuneralhome.com

    April 11, 2014 1 Photo

  • Thomas Fields.tiff MSgt. Thomas "Tom" Wesley Fields

    MSgt. Thomas "Tom" Wesley Fields, USAF, (Ret) passed from this world at age 81, Wednesday February 12, 2014 from pneumonia at the Clinton Veteran Center, Clinton, OK where he had been residing since Sept 02, 2010.

    April 11, 2014 1 Photo

  • Beers, Matthew pic.jpg Matthew William Beers

    Matthew William Beers was born on February 6, 1917 at Arnett, OK. His mother died when he was a baby, and he was adopted by an aunt and uncle, Mark and Ollie (Allgire) Beers. Matthew grew up in the Harmon community and attended school in Arnett. He married Della Cooper on July 20, 1941 in the home of his parents. Shortly after marriage, Matthew entered the Army during World War II, where he served as a Medic. He returned to the Harmon community after his discharge.

    April 10, 2014 1 Photo

  • photo.JPG Roberta Tutt

    Roberta Tutt, 91 year old Woodward resident, died Tuesday April 1, 2014 at the Woodward Regional Hospital. Graveside funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Monday, April 7, 2014 in the Elmwood Cemetery with Fr. Joe Arledge officiating. Burial will follow with the Billings Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

    April 7, 2014 1 Photo