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MILFORD - Mary S. Buck, 90, of the town of Milford, passed away Feb. 3, 2018, at home following a long illness.
She was born Nov. 24, 1927, in Brooklyn, one of 12 children, to Herbert and Winefred (Platz) Selleck.
She married David L. Buck on Aug. 18, 1963.
Mary was a school teacher for many years. She also received a registered nurse's degree, which became very valuable in raising and caring for the llamas at the farm she and her husband owned and operated for 22 years.
Among her many talents she favored dressmaking and sewing. Mary was a good person who was always helping others.
She is survived by her husband of 54 years, David L. Buck; children, Carl E. Buck, Mary Julia Potash and Nancy Ann Rodgers; siblings, Ernestine Ragg, George Selleck and Charles Selleck; many nieces and nephews.
There will be no services at this time. Arrangements are with Lewis, Hurley & Pietrobono Funeral Home, 51 Dietz St., Oneonta. www.lhpfuneralhome.com.
Published on February 4, 2018
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