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Larry Buckwheat - Departed on Dec 01, 2018 - Green Bay, Wisconsin
Larry Buckwheat - Departed on Dec 01, 2018 - Green Bay, Wisconsin

Larry Buckwheat

Born in Radisson, Wisconsin on Oct 15, 1939

Died on Dec 01, 2018 and resided in Green Bay, Wisconsin

Larry R. Buckwheat, 79, Green Bay, formerly of Radisson, WI, passed away on Saturday, December 1, 2018.  He was born on October 15, 1939 in Radisson to the late Roy and Dorothy (Koed) Buckwheat.  Larry served in the U.S. Navy from 1958 to 1964.  In 1963, he married the former Selma Smith, she preceded him in death on November 7, 2018.  Larry drove truck for Fore-Way Express for 33 years, retiring in 1996.  He enjoyed his retirement and spending time up north hunting and fishing. 

He is survived by his son, Larry (Donna) Buckwheat; daughter, Leanne Buckwheat; grandchildren, Stephanie, Kevin, Cami and Daniel Buckwheat; great grandson, Braydon Buckwheat; brothers, Robert, Kenneth (Rae) and Richard Buckwheat; and many other relatives and friends.

In addition to his parents and spouse, he was preceded in death by his brother, James Grihm; and sister, Karen Phillippi.

Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, December 8, 2018 at Radisson Evangelical Free Church, 3648 N. Clark St.. Radisson, WI, beginning at 3:00 PM.  Military honors will follow the service.  Proko-Wall Funeral Home is assisting the family.  Online condolences may be expressed at www.prokowall.com


Memorial Service: Saturday Dec 8, 2018, 3:00 PM at Radisson Evangelical Free Church

Served by Proko-Wall Funeral Director: Alex Bahrke

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