Roger E. Buckner

Roger E. Buckner, 94, of Warren, died Dec. 8, 2008, at 11:02 a.m. at Parkview Huntington Hospital.

Mr. Buckner was a graduate of Liberty Center High School and was a United States Army veteran who served during World War II. He was employed as a laborer by Anaconda Wire and Cable, Marion. He was a member of the Odd Fellows Club, Liberty Center.

He was born March 18, 1914, in Liberty Center to Walter and Bessie Sheets Buckner. He married Lucille Renz, who preceded him in death.

Survivors include a son, Roger A. Buckner, of Warren; and two granddaughters.

Calling was Dec. 11, 2008, at the McElhaney-Hart Funeral Home. A funeral service was held Friday, Dec. 12, 2008, at the funeral home, with Rev. Tony Johnson presiding. Burial will be at the Mt. Etna Cemetery.

Preferred memorials are gifts to the Mt. Etna Volunteer Fire Department, in care of McElhaney-Hart Funeral Home 715 N. Jefferson St., Huntington, IN 46750.

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