Carole Lintzenich: Joe Buck’s Mother’s Current Whereabouts

By CannonPublished on: January 29, 2024 Updated on: January 29, 2024
Birthday August 1939
Age 84 years
Son Joe Buck
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Carole Lintzenich is the mother of one of the legendary sportscasters, Joe Buck. She is also the widow of late sportscaster, Jack Buck. Her husband Jack passed away at 77 in June 2002 How is her life after Jack’s death? Where does Lintzenich live now?

Back in 2009, Carole found a narrow escape from a blazing house fire near St. Louis. Let’s know more about her life in the following subheadings!

Where is Carole Lintzenich Now? Her Birth Details

Carole (fully Carole L Buck) currently resides in Saint Louis, MO with her family members. She has been living there as the widow of Jack Buck for a long time. As for her date of birth, Lintzenich was born in August 1939 and is now 84 years old.

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Carole during the memorial service of her late husband Jack.

Carole Was Married to Jack Buck Until His Death in 2002

She had been married to her late husband Jack Buck until his passing. The former flames got married in March 1969, in a family-oriented wedding ceremony. The same year, they welcomed their first child, a son, Joe on April 25, 1969, in St. Petersburg, Florida. They also had a daughter named Julie.

Carole and her hubby Jack had been together until the latter’s demise in 2002.

Jack Died of a Combination of Illnesses

Carole’s late hubby passed away on 18th June 2002, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital, in St. Louis. He passed away from a combination of illnesses as the late TV personality had been in the hospital since January 3 of that year. During that time, Buck underwent treatment for lung cancer, Parkinson’s disease, and more.

His memorial service took place at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri on June 20, 2002. He was buried at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery Lemay, St. Louis County, Missouri.

Her Husband Jack Was Married Before

Before Carole, Jack was married to his first wife Alyce Larson from 1948 to 1969. They had six children Jack Buck Jr., Dan, Christine, Bonnie, Betsy, and Beverly Buck.

All of their kids are well settled now, both professionally and personally.

Carole Lintzenich’s Son Joe Buck Is a Famed Broadcaster

Following in his late father’s footsteps, Joe has now also made quite a name for himself in the field of broadcasting. The Indiana University Bloomington graduate extensively worked for Fox Sports from 1994 to 2022. He held several prestigious roles during his tenure with the network including the lead play-by-play announcer for its NFL and MLB coverage. He also served as a television play-by-play announcer for the World Series.

At present, Buck works for ESPN and is now the lead play-by-play announcer for Monday Night Football.

Besides being a successful sportscaster, Joe is also a doting husband to his wife Michelle Beisner. His wife Michelle is likewise a TV personality who is now an ESPN reporter. They have twin sons. He also had two daughters from his first marriage to Ann Archambault.

Lintzenich’s narrow escape from a raging house fire near St. Louis

In August 2009, Lintzenich found a narrow escape from her burning home near St. Louis.

She woke up by a fire alarm in her upscale Ladue home and got out safely as the first fire trucks arrived. Her son Buck said at the time,

“She woke up and by the time she was getting out of the house, she saw the flashing lights outside and it was illuminating smoke that was already inside the house.”

Carole didn’t need any medical examination. It took over a couple of hours to control the fire.

About Author: Cannon

Cannon, a seasoned NFL content writer with a strong passion for the game, boasts years of experience in the field. His expertise extends to capturing the essence of NFL stars, their WAGs, parents, and beyond, providing in-depth insights that truly resonate with football enthusiasts.