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Emma G. Burkle Buckey
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Birth: Feb. 29, 1912
Logan County
North Dakota, USA
Death: Dec. 28, 2008
Stutsman County
North Dakota, USA

Emma Buckey, 96, Jamestown, ND, died Sunday, December 28, 2008 at Hi-Acres Manor, Jamestown, ND.

Emma G. Burkle was born February 29, 1912 in Logan County near Fredonia, ND the daughter of Johannes and Wilhelmina (Schimke) Burkle. She was raised on the family farm near Fredonia and attended school at the rural Nathan School District. After her schooling, she helped on the farm and with the care of her brothers and sisters. On November 8, 1931, she married Fred Buckey at Napoleon, ND. The farmed near Fredonia, ND for 5 years and then moved to Missoula, MT for 1 year. They returned to North Dakota and farmed near Adrian, ND from 1938 to 1940; near Montpelier, ND from 1941 to 1951 and then near Nortonville, ND from 1952 to 1973. They retired in 1974 and moved to Jamestown, ND where they were members of St. John's Lutheran Church.

Survivors include 2 sons: Jerome (Marlys) Buckey, Fountain Valley, CA; James (Paige) Buckeye, Montpelier, ND; 2 daughters: Joan (Ervin) Kobs, Bismarck, ND; Jane (James) Barnard, Fayetteville, GA; 9 grandchildren: Karen (Bill) Haas, Bismarck, ND; Connie Kobs, Bismarck, ND; Curtis Buckey, Long Beach, CA; Barb (Dave) Christensen, Foothill Ranch, CA; Jason (Karen) Buckeye, Woodbury, MN; Jennifer (Eric) Polansky, Cave Creek, AZ; Jeffrey (Renata) Buckeye, Bothell, WA; Jessica Barnard, Fayetteville, GA; Joni Barnard, Fayetteville, GA; 4 step-grandchildren: Tana (Max) Setness-Hoefs, Grand Forks, ND; Tehra (Chris) Scott, Mitchell, SD; Tia (Nathan) Breske, San Jose, CA; Cale Setness, Mitchell, SD; 9 great-grandchildren: Katie and Kayla Haas; Brianne Christensen; Jake and Beau Buckeye; Devin Polansky; Tatiana, Lucas and Rhys Buckeye; 7 step-great grandchildren; Jordan Setness; Morgan, Ainsley and Jocelynne Hoefs; Cailey and Lauren Scott; Jherek Breske; 2 sisters: Ardena Oelke, CA; Alma Kinzler, Jamestown, ND and 2 brothers: Raymond Burkle, Jamestown, ND and Kornard Burkle, Dickinson, ND.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; 8 brothers; 3 sisters and a step-great-granddaughter, Elle.

Funeral 1:30 p.m. Friday, January 2, 2009 at Hi-Acres Manor Chapel, Jamestown, ND

Visitation 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Thursday, January 1, 2009 at Lisko Funeral Chapel, Jamestown, ND. The family will be present.

Interment Calvary Cemetery, Jamestown, ND
Family links: 
  Johannes G. Burkle (1882 - 1946)
  Wilhilmina Schimke Burkle (1887 - 1968)
  Otto Burkle (1904 - 1904)*
  Ottilia Burkle Tiede (1906 - 1984)*
  Albert Buerkley (1907 - 1996)*
  Rudolph Burkle (1908 - 1909)*
  Bertha Krueger (1910 - 1992)*
  Richard Burkle (1911 - 1997)*
  Emma G. Burkle Buckey (1912 - 2008)
  Rueben Burkle (1913 - 1913)*
  Susana Burkle Schlecht (1915 - 1996)*
  Alma Burkle Kinzler (1916 - 2013)*
  Arthur Burkle (1918 - 1918)*
  Raymond Burkle (1921 - 2010)*
  Victor L Burkle (1923 - 1986)*
  Roland C. Burkle (1926 - 2000)*
  Kornard Burkle (1932 - 2011)*
*Calculated relationship
Calvary Cemetery
Stutsman County
North Dakota, USA
Created by: High Plains
Record added: May 08, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 89784652
Emma G. <i>Burkle</i> Buckey
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