Frankie Lee Bucklinger was born July 2, 1936 to Frank Bucklinger and Velma (Fowler) Bucklinger in Kansas City, Missouri. He passed away in Bolivar, Missouri August 17, 2017.
He was united in marriage to Wanda Ann Stark September 24, 1976. Frankie enjoyed many outdoor activities including, hunting, fishing and boating. He also loved singing and playing his many guitars with his friends. Frankie was self employed most of his life working in the heating and cooling industry. He served his country honorably in the United States Army
Frankie was a lifelong Missouri resident. He loved living life to the fullest. He also loved his relationship with the Lord.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 40 years, Wanda Bucklinger; parents, Franklin and Velma Bucklinger; 1 brother Kenneth and 1 sister, Kay Lucas
Frankie is survived by 1 son, Steven Bucklinger; 1 daughter Sandy Sandberg and 1 step-son Michael Young; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, other relatives and many friends.