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LONDONDERRY NH: Having fought the good fight, Clayton G.“Bucky” Buck died at home in Londonderry on January 25, 2016 at the age of 86 and is now in the presence of his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. Clayton was a lifetime resident of Londonderry.

Clayton is survived by his faithful wife, Thelma of 63 years; one son, Bruce and his wife, Karen; two daughters, Shirley O’Malley and her husband, Michael; Nancy Inglis and her husband, Drew. He was “Grampy” to seven grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.

Clayton proudly served his country in the Army during the Korean Conflict as a paratrooper in the 82nd Airborne Division. After completing his military service, Bucky began his 43 year long career as a tractor trailer truck driver. He was known on the road, by the CB handle “Glad Hands”.

“Bucky” was a charter member of the Granite Staters RV Club. He and Thelma were also members of Maine Wheels RV Club. As a member of the Rough Riders Snowmobile Club, he participated in the annual Easter Seals fundraising event.

His family and friends remember him as kind, quiet, humble, handy and resourceful. He was a strong man of integrity with a wonderful sense of humor.
Published on  February 4, 2016
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