Denise "Sis" L. Buck

May 6, 1954 ~ April 6, 2020 (age 65)



Denise L. “Sis” Buck 65, Fulton, Indiana, passed away at 11:58 A.M. Monday April 6, 2020 at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center, Mishawaka, Indiana.

She was born on May 6, 1954 in Indianapolis, Indiana, the daughter, of James F. and Rosella (Sachs) House.

Sis had been a homemaker. She had been a member of the Eagles Lodge, past madam President in Logansport, Indiana.  Her life centered around her family and friends. She always made time for the kids. Every niece and nephew can share countless treasured moments of the Great and Crazy Aunt Sissy. She was a wonderful resource for kids of all ages to spill their problems; Sis always had an ear to lend and advice to give. As a grandmother, Sis taught her grandkids to use their imagination to tell stories and spent hours sharing their tales. She enjoyed singing and even landed a few spots on Captain Crunch radio show to sing Loretta Lynn, Anne Murray, and Patsy Cline songs. Sissy was the life of the party and loved with every bit of her soul.

Survivors include her children, Olivia (Russell) Taff of Winamac, James “Jimmy” (Rebecca) Buck of Twelve Mile, grandchildren, Cecilia Anne Kenney, Rose Cherie Taff, both of Winamac, Scarlett Maelynn Buck, Jasper Adelaide Buck, both of Twelve Mile, brothers, David (Karen) House of Fortville, Douglas (Judy) House of Indianapolis. Nieces and nephews, Cathy, Christine, Lori, Jason, Angie, Whitney, and her beloved “adopted” Campbell sisters.

She was preceded in death by her infant son, Daniel Simpson Buck, grandson, Russell Clayton Taff III, brother, Danny House, sister-in-law, Anna Marie House and her parents.

No services are scheduled at this time. Please check back for service updates. Arrangements by Zimmerman Bros. Funeral Home, Rochester, Indiana. Online condolences may be expressed at


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