Harold F. Buck, a representative and successful young business man of Portage, is a veteran of the World War.
He was born at Carrolitown in Cambria County, March 18, 1896, and is the son of C. F. and Anna (Callahan) Buck.
C. F. Buck, deceased, was a native of Cambria County. He engaged in the undertaking business at St. Benedict for
more than 30 years and was a reliable business man of that section. He died in 1910 at the age of 61 years and
is buried in the Catholic Cemetery at St. Benedict. His wife was born in Cambria County in 1874 and resides at
Chester Springs, Pa.
Harold F. Buck received his early education in the schools of Carrolltown and was graduated from the University
of Michigan in 1916. The following year he became associated in business with his father until he enlisted for
service in the World War. Mr. Buck served in France for 16 months and was discharged in 1919. He established his
present undertaking business at Portage in 1920. His ability and progressiveness have resulted in his building
up a most successful business.
Mr. Buck is a Democrat, a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Knights of Columbus, Loyal Order of Moose, and
American Legion. He is identified with the Cambria County, Pennsylvania State and American Funeral Directors Associations.
History of Cambria County, Pennsylvania
By: John E. Gable
Historical Publishing Company
Cambria County Pennsylvania Biographies
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