Kenneth Wayne "Ken" Buck, 83, formerly of Beaufort, widower of Shirley Bowers Buck, entered the Church Triumphant on Wednesday, February 12, 2014 in Bloomsburg, PA. Memorial Services will be held on Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 12:30pm at Sea Island Presbyterian Church with interment in Beaufort National Cemetery with military honors. A celebration of his life will follow interment at Sea Island Presbyterian Church. Mr. Buck was born on February 27, 1930 in Rupert, PA. He is the son of the late Frederick Leonard Buck and Blanche Klinger Buck. Ken was a long time member and Elder of Sea Island Presbyterian Church, as well as a former member and Elder of First Presbyterian Church of Beaufort. He will be long remembered by the members of Sea Island Presbyterian Church as the "Kirk Night Chef", as he prepared and served dinner on Wednesday nights for many years. He served our country in the U.S. Marine Corps, and after retiring form Civil Service, he pursued his passion of helping others by founding "Ken Buck's Tax Service", where he provided his service for nearly 40 years. He was an avid Gamecock fan and proudly wore his Garnet and Black. He also enjoyed golf and playing cards. Surviving are his wife, Dorothy M. Buck, of Bloomsburg, PA; one daughter, Teresa B. Annis, of Beaufort SC; three grandchildren, Nancy Ann Bridges Foote (fiance, Michael Light), of Hampton, SC, Erin Bridges Martin(husband, Wade Martin),of Beaufort, SC and Donald Erikson "Erik" Annis, of Beaufort, SC; four great grandchildren, Britney Foote and Jakib Foote, of Hampton, SC, and Rylen Martin and Dalton Martin, of Beaufort, SC; one brother, Elden Bruce Buck, of York, PA; one sister, Jeanne Keister, of Paso Robels, CA and numerous nieces and nephews. In addition to his wife, Shirley and his parents, he was predeceased by his sisters, Mary Jane Haas and Dorothy Marie Mensinger, and his brothers, Charles Buck and James Buck. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that donations be made to Sea Island Presbyterian Church.