Robert C. Buck, Jr., 74, of Naples, Fla., and Flint, Mich., died Thursday, March 11, 2004, in Naples, Fla.
He had been a resident since the mid-80's coming from Cleveland, Ohio.
He served in the U.S. Army Air Corp 1950-1953. He was graduated from John Marshall School of Law and then became a longtime partner in the law firm of Quant, Giffles, Buck and Rodgers in Cleveland, Ohio. He was a former member of the Columbia Hills Country Club and was a member of both the Flint Golf Club of Flint, Mich., and the Royal Palm Golf Club of Naples, Fla.
He is survived by his wife, Diane Burgett-Buck of Naples, Fla.; three sons, Michael (Natalie) Buck of Strongsville, Ohio, Jeffrey (Lisa) Buck of Indianapolis, Ind., and Robert Buck of Chippewa Lake, Ohio; a step-daughter, Maggie (Dale) Wright of Linden, Mich.; four grandchildren, Christine, Lauren, Matthew, and Ethan; four step-grandchildren, Jason, Paige, Molly and Noah; and his mother-in-law, Nathalie Walrath.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Gwen, in 1996.
Funeral services will be private.
A celebration of his life will be held later at Royal Palm Golf Club in Naples, Fla.
Donations in his memory may be made to Hospice of Naples, Inc., 1095 Whippoorwill Lane, Naples, Fla. 34105.