BUCK Charles (Charlie) Edward Buck of Grand Rapids Michigan age 62 passed away unexpectedly but peacefully on December 1 2011. He was preceded in death by his parents Frederick and Johanna Buck and his brother Michael. Surviving are his wife Nancy Buck; children Bradley Buck Catherine Buck Christina (Robert) Rutherford; sisters Carole (Jack) Parks Deborah Stratz Mary Forby; grandchildren Kayla and Austin Rutherford; other extended family members and long-time friend Gary Fish. Charlie grew up in Lansing and proudly served in the US Army with three tours in Vietnam. He was an avid football fan enjoyed writing poetry fishing and spending time with his family. A private memorial service with family will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to Disabled American Veterans 4809 Eastern Ave. SE Grand Rapids Michigan 49508.