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Dohn Buckner

September 14, 2016
Muskegon, MI


Life Story / Obituary


Mr. Dohn Buckner passed away early on Wednesday September 14, 2016. In June of 1958, he married the former Rose Poole and was a lifelong resident of Muskegon County. Dohn served two years in the United States Army, and was employed by Precision Tool Company working as a finish grinder and tool maker for over sixty years. Mr. Buckner was a long time member of First Christian Church Disciples of Christ in Muskegon, was always willing to lend a hand to anyone who asked for it, a jack of all trades, and a master of none.

He is survived by his wife, Rose Buckner; daughter, Marye (Walt) McSorley; sons, Jeff (Becky) Buckner, Robert (Amy) Buckner; granddaughters, Kimberly Buckner, Debra Buckner, Kristina Buckner Tenney, Rayven Buckner and five great grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his parents Francis & Zelta Buckner; sisters; Millie Bishop, Edna Carlson; brother, Harold Buckner.

There will be a memorial service in Honor of Dohn. It will be held on September 24, 2016 at 2:00 PM at First Christian Church, 2755 Holton Road Muskegon, MI 49445. Light Luncheon to follow

The family has a memorial fund set up in lieu of flowers to help cover the cost of services and expenses. Please make all checks payable to Rose Buckner. All donations can be sent to: The Buckner Family C/O First Christian Church, 2755 Holton Road, Muskegon Michigan, 49445.