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“My sincere and warmest thoughts are with the BUCHS FAMILY. Al could always bring a smile to anyone's face in any situation.His special common-sense...Read More »
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“The first time riding with Al in his Willys Push jeep at Lorain County Speedway when i was 14( 1974 ). He gave me the scair of my He...Read More »
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“Faitth, Tim, and all the Buchs, You probably know that Allen meant the world to me - from knocking down that hollow tree that housed groundhogs that...Read More »
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“I will always have fond memories of my times with you and your family you made my life growing up next door wonderful I always will appreciate what...Read More »
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Allen C. Buchs, age 85, of Henrietta Township, died on Saturday August 17, 2013, following a long illness. He was born on April 19, 1928 in Oberlin, and has been a Henrietta Township resident for over 78 years. He owned and operated Allen C. Buchs Excavating for over 60 years. He was active at the Sandusky and Lorain County Speedways with his group of Super Jeeps, also traveling to over seven states and Canada with the Jeeps. Allen was a member of the Oberlin Masonic Lodge. Allen and his wife Faith enjoyed traveling in their later years and had even taken an around the world cruise.
He is survived by his wife of over 65 years Faith (Jackson), his children Sylvia (Norm) Hergina, of Henrietta Twp., Sandra (Greg) Robey, of Henrietta Twp., Timothy (Diane) Buchs, of Camden Twp., Sharon Saxon, of Henrietta Twp., Cameron (Sharon) Buchs, of Henrietta Twp., Dianne (Bill) Pegler, of Elyria, and Norman Buchs, of Wakeman, eight grandchildren, six great-grandchildren, a sister Wilma Anderson, of Henrietta, and a sister-in-law Barbara Buchs, of Oberlin.
He was preceded in death by his parents Silas and Margaret (Moehl) Buchs, a brother Wilbur Buchs, and a brother in-law Dewey Anderson.
Friends may call on Monday August 19, from 4:00 to 8:00 pm at the Morman Funeral Home, 16 Cooper Street, Wakeman. A Masonic service will be held on Monday at 8:00 pm. Graveside services will be held on Tuesday at 11:00 am at Camden Cemetery.
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Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of the donor's choice.