Marie Amelia <I>Dreher</I> Buckley

Marie Amelia Dreher Buckley

Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA
Death 11 Jun 2010 (aged 90)
Burial Belgrade, Gallatin County, Montana, USA
Memorial ID 53754288 · View Source
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Marie A. Buckley was born May 22, 1920, to Joseph Charles and Amelia Julia LaBonte Dreher in Portland, Oregon. She died June 11, 2010, at Alterra Wynwood in McMinnville, Oregon.

Marie graduated from Dayton High School, Dayton, Oregon, in 1939. She married Arthur E. Buckley in 1941, and the couple moved to Bozeman to begin farming. They farmed until 1962, when the farm was sold.

She worked in Montana State University's Extension office until her retirement. After retiring in 1984, they moved to McMinnville, Oregon, and she worked part-time at a catering job through Linfield College in McMinnville.

Marie enjoyed knitting, crocheting and bridge, and she won many ribbons at the Montana State Winter Fair for her baking. She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in McMinnville.

Surviving are a son, Keith E. Buckley, of Desert Hot Springs, CA; daughter, Janet M. Townsend, of Belgrade; sister-in-law, Grace Dreher, of McMinnville, OR; three grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur E. Buckley, in 1999.

Interment for both Marie and Arthur will be held at a later date at Sunset Memorial Cemetery in Bozeman.

Memorial contributions may be given to Legacy Hospice, c/o Macy and Son Funeral Directors.

Published in Bozeman Daily Chronicle on June 16, 2010

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  • Added: 16 Jun 2010
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