Willam H.
William H. "Buck" Chaney, 81 of St. Elmo, passed away Monday, September 16, 2019 at St. John's Hospital in Springfield.
A memorial service will be held at a later date. Online condolences may be expressed at www.bauerfh.com.
Buck was born July 12, 1938 in Toledo, the son of Benjamin and Josephine (Drowns) Chaney. He retired from Fedders and was a volunteer fireman in St. Elmo for many years.
He is survived by his wife, Carol J. (Wiley) Chaney of St. Elmo; daughters, Cindy (Allen) Breitbach of Muskego, WI, Carla (Pete) Goeckner of Teutopolis and Sherry (Larry) Everett of Altamont; sons, William Chaney of Myer Creek, OR, Roger Chaney of Rock Island, Charles (Tracy) Duckworth of St. Elmo, Damon (Theresa) Duckworth and Todd Chaney of St. Elmo; sister, Katherine Holcomb of Morris and long time friend, Gary Spiker of Effingham; 26 grandchildren and 41 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Robert Chaney and daughter, Lynn Chaney.
Published on September 20, 2019


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Pam & Dan LeCrone
Sep 25, 2019
Thoughts, prayer & love to the family...Buck was & still in heart a treasure...he will be deeply missed.