William J. Buckley


Make text smaller Make text larger





William J. Buckley, former longtime resident of Monroe and most recently, Clearwater, Fla., passed away Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017, at Manor Care Nursing Home, Palm Harbor, Fla. He was 83 years old.

The son of William J. Buckley and the Mary Sweeney Buckley, he was born Sept. 16, 1934, in New York City.

William was a veteran of the U.S. Army and retired from Cintichem, Inc. of Sterling Forest.

Survivors include his wife Elizabeth Rotchford Buckley, at home; his daughters: Laura Vaughan and her husband John of Campbell Hall and Maureen Moran of Lumberton, N.J.; his five grandchildren: Kelly Mai Cornine and her husband Connor, Brendan Patrick Vaughan, Christopher, Eileen and Kyle Cunha; his great grandson Mason Cornine; and many nieces and nephews.

There will be no visitation.

A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 1noon on Saturday, Nov. 4, at St. Anastasia Shrine Church, 21 N. Main St., Harriman.

Interment will follow in St. Anastasia Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to Monroe Dog Shelter, 103 Mine Road, Monroe, NY 10950.

Arrangements by Smith, Seaman & Quackenbush, Inc. Funeral Home (845-782-8185 www.ssqfuneralhome.com).



Make text smaller Make text larger

Comments

Pool Rules



MUST READ NEWS

College Admissions Expert Elizabeth Levine: Application Good Enough to be Submitted
Rushing through to complete your college applications to ensure you make those deadlines? Settling for what you feel is "good enough"? Watch this weeks Tuesday Talks with Liz...
Read more »
Image

Local camp roundup: Summer fun is still available
Looking for camp opportunities for your child for this summer? There's still time.
• Town of Monroe YAC Day Camp at Smith's Clove Park
Tuesday, June 19, from 2 to 8...

Read more »
Image

Who's who at the Monroe Farmers Market: Putnam Valley Farms
MONROE — Putnam Valley Farms has been a market staple in Monroe for three years, featuring fresh hand-made artisan and sourdough...
Read more »
Image

Electronics and geek squads
"BE" belongs on the sign for Best Buy, located in the Harriman Commons on Bailey Farm Road in Monroe

Those in the know this week include:
• Karen...

Read more »
Image

VIDEOS



Subscribe to our mailing list

* indicates required
Community Newspapers


MOST COMMENTED



Weather in Monroe, NY