Harold Buck Kight SR

Born on Sept. 12, 1924

EL CAMPO - Harold "Buck" Kight, Sr. of El Campo died July 6, 2013 at the age of 88. He was born on September 12, 1924 in El Campo to the late Harry and Tillie Schneider Kight. He was a farmer and rancher and a WWII Army Veteran.
He is survived by his wife Nellmarie Tobola Kight of El Campo; daughters Diana Tenant and husband Al of El Campo, Donna Swift and husband Larry of Midfield, Darlene Taylor of El Campo, Dorothy Shytles and husband Don of Rockport, Debbie Bubela and husband David, Denise Couey and husband Blair, and Delinda Kight, all of El Campo; sons Harold Kight, Jr., and Dale Kight and wife Jennifer, of El Campo; brother Harry Lee Kight and wife Marilyn of El Campo; sister-in-law Helen Kight of El Campo; 21 grandchildren, 37 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandchild.
He was preceded in death by his parents, son Lloyd Alan Kight, grandson Bryan Lee Swift, brothers Arthur and Worley Kight, and sister Alice Morris.
Visitation will be 2 pm to 5 pm Tuesday at Triska Funeral Home. His body will be taken to St. Philip Church at 6 pm with the parish rosary being recited at 7 pm. The Funeral Mass will be 2 pm Wednesday, July 10, 2013, at St. Philip Church with Rev. Michael Rother officiating. Graveside services under the auspices of the American Legion Post 251 will follow at Holy Cross Memorial Park.
Donations in memory of Harold "Buck" Kight may be made to St. Philip School Endowment Fund or Houston-Hospice of El Campo.
Condolences and memories may be left for the family at www.triskafuneralhome.com.
Triska Funeral Home, 979-543-3681.



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