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Charles E. "Chuck" Buckner

May 26, 1945 ~ January 12, 2023 (age 77) 77 Years Old

Charles Buckner Obituary

Chuck Buckner, age 77 of Hamburg, IA passed away on January 12, 2023 at his home.

Charles Edward “Chuck” Buckner was born on May 26, 1945 in Hamburg, IA; the son of Myron Edward and Margaret Lucille (Nincehelser) Buckner.  He attended school and graduated from the Hamburg High School with the Class of 1963.

Chuck was united in marriage to Joni Lea O’Dell on September 3, 1983   

Chuck worked at various jobs during his working years including at the Buckner Saw Mill with his dad.  He also worked for the Railroad, as a Crane Operator, as a Lineman and on the construction of the Interstate System.   He served in the Nebraska Air National Guard and was a member of the Eagles and the Gun Club.  He loved to play pool!

He is survived by his daughters:  Shandra Buckner (Cole Racine) of Hamburg, IA, Kyndra Gubser (Greg) of rural Rock Port, MO, six grandsons:  Ely, Braidyn, Graysin, Carsyn, Brody and Brantley, a sister Myra Abbott of Omaha, NE; niece Cinda Abbott of Omaha, three great-nieces:  Taysha Johnson, Taryn Reichart and Mattison Baratta; other family and many friends.

He was preceded in death by his son Brandon Buckner on April 26, 2020 as well as his parents.

The family will greet friends on Friday (Jan. 20) from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Rash-Gude Funeral Home in Hamburg, IA.

Private family graveside service will be held at a later date at Brown Cemetery north of Hamburg where Chuck will be laid to rest next to his son Brandon.

Memorials may be given to the family in his memory.


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Celebration of Life Gathering
January 20, 2023

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Rash-Gude Funeral Home
1220 Main St.
Hamburg, IA 51640

Private family inurnment services

Brown Cemetery
Bluff Rd.
Hamburg, IA 51640


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