Navy First Class Petty Officer James R. Buck II, 30, of Groton, Connecticut, formerly of Zanesville, died Thursday, March 7, 2019 at Groton, Connecticut. He was born November 10, 1988 in Marietta, Georgia, a son of Patrick J. Buck and Corinne McGrath Wayne. He was a graduate of Zanesville High School. James joined the United States Navy in March of 2009 and was attached to the USS San Juan SSN 751, in Groton, at the time of his death. James loved to play computer games.
He is survived by his mother, Corinne (Tom) Wayne; his father, Patrick (Leah) Buck; his wife Krystine Walker Buck; a brother, Mark C. Buck; and many aunts, uncles, cousins, and a host of friends.
Friends and family may call from 2-4 and 6-8 P.M. on Friday, March 22, 2019 at the BOLIN-DIERKES FUNERAL HOME, 1271 BLUE AVENUE, ZANESVILLE and one hour prior to funeral services to be held at 9:30 A.M. on Saturday, March 23, 2019, at North Terrace Church of Christ, 1420 Brandywine Blvd., Zanesville with Mr. William L. Meaige officiating. He will be laid to rest at Greenwood Cemetery New Soldier’s Field, Zanesville, with full Military Honors by the United States Navy.
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