Shawano County Journal
Thursday, 18 Jun 1896
DEATH OF JEROME BUCK, Mr. Jerome Buck died at his home in this city Sunday afternoon last at about 6:00, after an illness of several months duration. He was born in Chemung county, N.Y., 69 years ago, and had been a resident of Shawano for 36 years, where his upright and industrious life gave him the respect of all. He is survived by his widow, one son, Ira Buck, and a daughter, Mrs. A. D. Gibbs, who resides at Ashland. Mr. T. F. Buck, of Richmond, is a brother of the deceased. The funeral took place from the late residence Monday afternoon at 2:00 and was attended by many of the old residents of the city and vicinity. Rev. H. O. Bethel, of the Presbyterian church, of whose congregation the deceased was a member, conducted the services.