Cumberland Times-News

Obituaries

March 19, 2014

G. ROBERT “BUCK” BUCKHOLTZ [Bloomington]

BLOOMINGTON —  G. Robert “Buck” Buckholtz, 74, of Bloomington, passed away on March 18, 2014 at the Western Maryland Regional Medical Center.

Born Feb. 22, 1940, he was the son of the late John Edward Buckholtz Sr. and Myrtle Mae (Jones) Buckholtz. He was also preceded in death by a sister, Shirley Jeffrey.

Buck was a 1958 graduate of Valley High School. He was retired from Mead-Westvaco as a foreman in finishing trucker-loaders. He was an officer and on the board of the Upper Potomac Rod and Gun Club. Buck was an avid hunter, fisherman and reader. He was a great father and grandfather, his grandchildren were the light of his life.

He is survived by his wife, Norma Jean (Zais) Buckholtz of Bloomington; a daughter, Debbie Moore and husband Tom of Keyser, W.Va.; a son, Scott Buckholtz and wife Keely of Westernport; grandchildren, Carrie Willison and Matt of Westernport, Paige Buckholtz of Hartmansville, W.Va., and Robbie Buckholtz of Keyser; and great-grandchildren and the light of his life, Nataleigh Johnson and Haleigh Johnson. He is also survived by his siblings, John Edward Buckholtz and wife Pearl of Lonaconing and Florence “Fuzzy” Johnson of Barton.

Friends and family will be received at the Boal Funeral Home, Westernport, on Friday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.

A funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Saturday at 1 p.m. with the Rev. Mike Goldizen officiating.

Interment will be in Potomac Memorial Gardens, Keyser.

Words of comfort may be expressed to the family at boalfh.com.

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • JULIA Y. BENNETT JULIA Y. BENNETT [Cresaptown]

    Julia Yvonne (Bone) Bennett, 40, Cresaptown, went to be with her Lord and Savior at Mon General Hospital in Morgantown July 26, 2014.

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • MARY E. (SPICER) SIRNA MARY E. (SPICER) SIRNA [West Chester, Pa.]

    Mary Elise Sirna (Spicer), age 77, passed away peacefully in West Chester, on July 25, 2014, surrounded by her family.

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • EARL D. WILSON EARL D. WILSON [LaVale]

    Earl D. Wilson, 85, of LaVale, passed away Monday, July 28, 2014 at Western Maryland Regional Medical Center.

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • VIRGIL U. “PETE” HULL VIRGIL U. “PETE” HULL [Keyser, W.Va.]

    Virgil U. “Pete” Hull, 97, of Keyser, died on Saturday, July 26, 2014, at his home.

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • DAVID L. RALEY DAVID L. RALEY [Keyser, W.Va.]

    David Lee Raley, 44, of Keyser, died Sunday, July 27, 2014, at the Western Maryland Regional Medical Center.

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • R. WILLIAM BEAN R. WILLIAM BEAN [Cumberland]

    Ralph William Bean, 88, of Cumberland, passed away Sunday, July 27, 2014, at the Lions Center for Rehabilitation and Extended Care.

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • JULIA Y. BENNETT JULIA Y. BENNETT [Cumberland]

    CUMBERLAND — Julia Yvonne Bennett (Bone) went to be with her Lord and Savior at Mon General Hospital in Morgantown July 26, 2014.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • H. RUTH HETZ H. RUTH HETZ [Grantsville]

    GRANTSVILLE — H. Ruth Hetz, 90, of Grantsville, died Saturday, July 26, 2014, at Goodwill Mennonite Home, Grantsville.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • EILEEN DIFFENDERFER [Preston]

    PRESTON — Eileen Diffenderfer of Preston died Saturday, July 26, 2014, at the Memorial Hospital in Easton. She was 68 years old.

    July 28, 2014

  • MARK A. FISHER MARK A. FISHER [Cumberland]

    CUMBERLAND — Mark Alexander Fisher, 53, of Cumberland, passed away Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at the Western Maryland Regional Medical Center.

    July 27, 2014 1 Photo

Facebook