Barbara A. Buck |

Barbara A. Buck

At her request no services are planned for Barbara A. Buck, who died Dec. 10, 2004, surrounded by loving friends at her South Lake Tahoe home following a brave and dignified battle with cancer. She was 87.

Barbara was born Feb. 15, 1917, at North Woburn, Mass. She worked as an accountant for Home Savings in Southern California before moving to South Lake Tahoe in the late 1960s, where she owned and operated a motel for several years. She enjoyed gardening and was involved with animals, especially her dog, Prudence. She will be greatly missed and loved forever.

She is survived by nephew, David Buck of Arlington, Mass.; niece, Virginia Myers of Winchester, Mass; longtime friend, Laura Harris of South Lake Tahoe; and many great- and great-great-nieces and nephews, all in the Boston, Mass., area.

She was predeceased by her longtime companion and friend, Joan Needles; mother, Ruth Bond Buck; father, Carl Buck; and brother, Alton Buck.

Donations in her name may be made to Hospice of the Lake, 2092 Lake Tahoe Blvd., South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150

Arrangements are by McFarlane Mortuary.

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