MORRIS COUNTY — A public Remembrance of the life of state Sen. Tony Bucco, open to all residents, is scheduled for Sunday, October 6, at 2:00 p.m. at County College of Morris in Randolph.
The service will feature remarks by state Senate President Stephen Sweeney, Senator Tom Kean Jr., Morris County Sheriff James M. Gannon, a video message from Governor Chris Christie, and remarks by Senator Bucco’s grandchildren, Anthony “Rocco,” Lauren, and Jenna.
Senator Bucco’s career in public service began when he served as an Alderman in the Town of Boonton and later as Mayor. He served on the Morris County Board of Freeholders and the General Assembly. During his time in the Assembly, Senator Bucco was the Assistant Majority Whip. Senator Bucco has been a member of the State Senate since 1998 and is currently the Republican Budget Officer. He has previously served in the Senate as Deputy Minority Leader, Assistant Minority Leader, Co-Republican Majority Leader and Assistant Majority Leader.