July 6, 1943 - March 12, 2018
Born in Piqua, Ohio
Resided in Piqua, Ohio
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Janice L. “Corky” Buecker, 74, of Piqua, died at 12:20 p.m., Monday, March 12, 2018 at the Hospice Unit of the Upper Valley Medical Center. She was born July 6, 1943 in Piqua to Dorthalee (Hunt) Nishwitz of Piqua and the late Elwood Nishwitz. She married Richard J. Buecker July 10, 1965 at St. Mary Catholic Church, he preceded her in death April 30, 1999.

In addition to her mother, she is survived by two sons, Eric Buecker of Piqua, Scott J. (Jill) Buecker of Columbus; four grandchildren, Abby, Jacob, Nathan, Brooke; a sister, Judy (Thomas) Bruner of Troy; brother-in-law, Thomas (Cheryl) Buecker of Piqua; nieces Trudy (Galen) Bruner Stump of Atlanta, Georgia, Betsy (Raymond) Buecker Doss of San Jose, California; and nephews Todd Bruner of Troy and Bradley (Robyn) Buecker of Santa Monica, California.

Mrs. Buecker was a 1961 graduate of Piqua Central High School, she owned and operated Corky’s Beauty Salon in Piqua for many years. She was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church and an active member of the Piqua Boat and Ski Club.

She will be remembered for her love of her family, the sun, water and outdoors as evidenced by her earning the State Champion designation for water skiing several times in her high school years. She was a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother and friend to many.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, March 17, 2018 at St. Mary Catholic Church with Rev. Fr. Thomas L. Bolte as the Celebrant. Burial will follow at Forest Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be from 3-7 p.m. Friday at the Jamieson & Yannucci Funeral Home where a prayer service will be conducted at 3 p.m.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions should be made to the Piqua Community Foundation, P. O. Box 226, Piqua, OH 45356 or St. Mary Catholic Church, 528 Broadway, Piqua, OH 45356. Guestbook condolences and expressions of sympathy may be expressed through jamiesonandyannucci.com.





Jamieson & Yannucci Funeral Home
333 W. High Street
Piqua, OH US 45356
Friday, March 16, 2018
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Mass of Christian Burial
Saint Mary Catholic Church
528 Broadway
Piqua, OH US 45356
Saturday, March 17, 2018
10:30 AM

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