Millie Buckley

Millie Buckley


1916 ~ 2013

Milena (Millie) Mary

Buckley passed away peacefully in the presence

of her family on June 18, 2013 at Sutherland Hills Rest Home at the age of 96.

Millie will be lovingly

remembered by her two sons Leo (Kathy) and John (Judy), and her beloved grandchildren and

great-grandchildren, many nieces and nephews, and

by her sister Connie (Mike) Amantea of Calgary. Millie was predeceased by her husband Frank, her daughter Rita, her sisters Dora,

Isa and Lil and her brothers Don and Fred.

Millie and Frank moved to Kelowna 50 years ago after

Frank retired from the armed forces. Together they

operated an orchard and vineyard in the Mission area.

She enjoyed traveling, bowling and needlepoint. Her home was always open to friends and relatives. Her cooking and warm hospitality always ensured company would return again and again. A Mass of Celebration will be held at

St. Charles Garnier Church, 3645 Benvoulin Road on

Monday June 24, 2013 at noon with Father Gerald

Sekanga officiating. Interment is to follow at Lakeview

Cemetery. Memorial donations in Millie’s name to your

favourite charity would be appreciated. Arrangements

entrusted to VALLEYVIEW FUNERAL HOME, Honoured Provider of Dignity Memorial 250-765-3147

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