Friends and family have shared their relationship to show their support.
How do you know Arthur "Buck" Robert Strong, Jr.?
We are sorry for your loss.
Help others honor Arthur "Buck"'s memory.
Coping with Grief
We would like to offer our sincere support to anyone coping with grief. Enter
your email below for our complimentary daily grief messages. Messages run for up to one year and you
can stop at any time. Your email will not be used for any other purpose.
Arthur "Buck" Robert Strong, Jr.
September 5, 1932 ~ April 27, 2023 (age 90) 90 Years Old
6 Trees, Flowers, or Condolences have been shared with support of Arthur "Buck"'s family - View on Tribute Wall
Arthur Robert “Buck” Strong, Jr., 90, passed away April 27, 2023 in Salina. He was born September 5, 1932 in Athol, KS to Arthur Robert and Bessie Mae (Moore) Strong.
Buck married Joyce Mulkey in Smith Center, KS on December 24, 1950. He was the owner and operator of Buck’s, and a former member of Ellsworth Masonic Lodge, Ellsworth Fire Department, and National Campers and Hikers Association.
Buck is survived by his wife, Joyce Strong of Ellsworth; son, Jim Strong (Fred) of Wichita; Daughter, Kathy Lumsden (Bob) of Puyallup, WA; daughter, Karen Janzen (Scott) of Ellsworth; Son, Ric Strong (Theresa) of Carrollton, TX; grandchildren, Jess Reynolds (Lynette), Clint Fletcher (Jen), Rob Vivenzio (Jess), Chris Strong (Jeremy), Heather Taylor (Nick), Ryan Strong (Katie), and Richelle Bean (Phil); 6 great-grandchildren; and sisters, Jeanne Arment and Jacque Scheideman.
A celebration of life service will take place 2-4 p.m., Saturday, May 6, 2023 at the Pines Apartments common room.
Memorial contributions can be made to The Pines Apartments, c/o, Parsons Funeral Home, PO Box 45, Ellsworth, KS 67439.