June 18, 1919 ~ May 23, 2008
Carl E. Buck, age 88, of Magee Dr., Hamden, passed away May 23, 2008. Carl is survived by his loving wife of 66 years, Eleanor Smith Buck; and their four daughters; Carol Chirico-Lee of Hamden, Ingrid and her husband Vito Grasso of Grand Blanc, MI, Joyce and her husband Lou Cervone of Shelton and Mary Ellen Onore of Mayville, NY; brother of Robert Buck of Armonk, NY, Norman and his wife Joy Buck of Ocala, FL and Erik Buck of Milford. Carl is also survived by 12 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and 3 nieces. Born in Bridgeport, on June 8, 1919 he was a son of the late Karl and Elna Nygard Buck. Carl was a tool and die maker retiring from the Moore Special Tool Co. in 1982. A resident of Hamden the past 25 years, prior to that he resided in Bridgeport. Most of all he enjoyed spending time with his family and when time permitted, in his younger days, he enjoyed fishing. Friends and relatives are invited to attend a Memorial Service on Tuesday, May 27th at 11 AM in Christ Lutheran Church, 600 Shepard Ave., Hamden. Burial will take place privately. Arrangements are in care of BEECHER & BENNETT, 2300 Whitney Ave. Hamden.