Mr. Dwaine R Pucket Jr, age 70, of Oak Ridge TN, passed away at his home Friday, Aug. 20th 2021. He was cremated at Jackson Funeral Services , Oliver Springs, TN. Dwaine was born in Oakland, CA October 31st, 1950 to the late Dwaine and Marilyn Pucket Sr. He grew up in Nebraska City, NE. He was a proud Veteran of the US Navy and graduated at Kansas Sate University with a Bachelors of Nuclear Engineering degree. Mr. Pucket retired from 10 years’ service at the Y12 National Security Complex in 2015. Mr. Pucket enjoyed fishing, karate and achieved a second-degree black belt.
He is survived by his wife Karan Pucket of 49 years in Oak Ridge TN; two daughters, Wendy Pucket (Brian Baseflug) in Clearwater, FL; Julie Easton (Clifford Easton) in Appleton WI; two grandsons (Wesley and Evan Easton) in Appleton WI; and his only son Dwaine R Pucket III, whom is named after his father, in Denver, CO. Dwaine is survived by his sister Jo Carol & Larry Schachenmeyer of Wilbur, NE and his brother Stephen & Donna Pucket of North Platte, NE.
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