Richard P. Buske

OSWEGO, NY – Richard P. Buske, a resident of East Fifth Street, Oswego, passed away Wednesday September 5, 2012.

Born in Oswego, he was the son of the late Gordon and Mary Jane (Owens) Buske.

He worked in the water department for the city of Oswego.

Richard enjoyed drawing and was a Civil War enthusiast.

Surviving are his daughter, Sarah Pender of Las Vegas, Nev.; brother, Gordon ‘Doug’ (Barbara) Buske Jr. of Oswego; sister, Deborah (Gary) Howard of Owego, NY; and friend, Cindy Doran.

Aside from his parents, he was predeceased by his brother, Donnie Buske.

Graveside services will be private.

Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery.

Nelson Funeral Home has care of arrangements.

Online condolences may be made at


  1. Doug, so very sorry to hear of the passing of your brother. Our thoughts and prayers are with you .. Hank & Ann Osinga

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