Francis ‘Gene’ Buck

Aug. 9, 1938 – Oct. 7, 2019

Francis “Gene” Buck, 81, Bangor, formerly of Chest Springs, died Monday. He was born in Chest Springs, son of the late Ferdinand and Pearl E. (Little) Buck. Surviving are two brothers: James and Leonard (Patricia Hite); a sister, Marie (James) Fierro; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife, Agnes (Holsing) Buck, on Feb. 28, 2019; and a sister, Grace Becker. Gene was a U.S. Navy veteran. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday,

Oct. 18, 2019, at Belvidere Cemetery, Bangor. Arrange­ments are by Gibbons Funeral Home, 1688 Liberty St., Ashville.