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 Madaline Augustine <I>Via</I> Buckler

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Madaline Augustine Via Buckler

  • Birth 20 May 1920 Stanardsville, Greene County, Virginia, USA
  • Death 25 Nov 2004 Braddock Heights, Frederick County, Maryland, USA
  • Burial Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA
  • Memorial ID 40373448

Madaline was born in Stanardsville, VA. She grew up in the Masonic Home in Richmond and loved attending the yearly homecoming picnic there.

She graduated from Highland Spring High School in Richmond in 1938. Moving to DC in 1942, she worked as a clerk typist for the Navy Yard and GPO until 1946. From 1950 on, she worked as a waitress or hostess in various restaurants retiring in 1984 from Skyline Inn Coffee Shop in DC.

Her husband, John Edward Buckler died in 1959.

Survivors include a son, David Earl Buckler, three grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Since Madaline's death, she has lost two grandchildren and her daughter-in-law:
John Buckler (1961-2010)
Cheryl Buckler Williams (1964-2011)
Jane Wolfe Buckler (1941-2012).

1/11/2014: Thanks to Amy for father's information.

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  • Maintained by: Edie
  • Originally Created by: Sharon J. Wilson
  • Added: 7 Aug 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 40373448
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Madaline Augustine Via Buckler (20 May 1920–25 Nov 2004), Find A Grave Memorial no. 40373448, citing Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Edie (contributor 46739327) .