Obituary of George Clark Bucklew
George Clark Bucklew, 91, of Arthurdale, WV, passed away Wednesday, May 4, 2022, at WV Veterans Nursing Facility in Clarksburg.
He was born in Independence, WV on September 25, 1930, a son of the late Oley and Anna Elizabeth (Holmes) Bucklew.
He was the youngest of 15 children. George served four years in the Air Force during the Korean Conflict from 1951 – 1955. He retired from Mon Power in 1996. After retirement Mr. Bucklew and his wife Jeanne traveled to Europe, Alaska and Hawaii. Mr. Bucklew will be sadly missed by friends and family.
George is survived by his wife, Jeanne (Satterfield) Robe Bucklew; children, Terry Timmons and husband Kevin, Elizabeth Bucklew, Steven Robe and wife Melissa, Tina Kendall and husband Stephen, Gregory Robe and wife Missy and Vickie DeRiggi and husband Robert; 15 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.
The family would like to thank the WV Nursing Facility and Hospice of WV.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the American Parkinson Disease Association, PO Box 61420, Staten Island, NY 10306.
A private memorial service will be held at a later date at the WV National Cemetery in Pruntytown, WV. Cremation services were entrusted to Field Funeral Home in Masontown.
Condolences may be extended online to the family at www.fieldfuneralhome.com.