David William Buck, 42, died at 3:10 p.m., Thursday, January 17, 2013 at St. Clare's Hospital in Alton surrounded by his loving family and friends after a short battle with colon cancer.David was born in Jerseyville on June 9, 1970, and was one of two children born to William Raymond & Linda (Hardy) Buck.He grew up in Jerseyville, and graduated with the Class of 1988 from Jersey Community High School. He loved to collect baseball cards, watch war movies,fish, and bicycle riding, regardless of the weather. He was much loved and will missed dearly.Surviving are his mother, Linda Buck of Jerseyville; a sister & brother in law, Dawn & Dale DeSherlia of Jerseyville; a nephew,, Robert Waldheuser of Jerseyville; two nieces, Mallory Waldheuser of Orlando, Fl., and Kali DeSherlia of Jerseyvlle; along with numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.He was preceded in death by his father, William Raymond Buck; and his grandparents, Frank & Ella Hardy and Laverne & Betty Stone.Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday at the Crawford Funeral Home in Jerseyville, where funeral services will be conducted at 10 a.m., Monday.Burial will be in the Oak Grove Cemetery in Jerseyville.Memorials may be given to the St. Anthony's Hospice
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