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BUCKLEY, John Henry, Sr. A native of Brookline, MA, formerly of Brookline, MA. and of Williamsburg, Fairfax and Lynchburg, VA, on October 3, 2016. Loving husband of the late Margaret T. Buckley, also of Chestnut Hill, Brookline, MA, Williamsburg, Fairfax and Lynchburg, VA. Loving father of Judith Buckley Lenihan, R.N. and her husband Michael of Chesterfield,VA, Sarah Dunster Buckley and her husband Craig Anderson of Arlington, VA, and the late Cadet John Henry Buckley, Jr. Loving son and eldest child of the late Cornelius P. Buckley and the late Frances Sarah (Dunster) Buckley of Brookline, MA. Loving brother of the late Frances M,.Joyce, of Brookline, MA, the late Philip W. Buckley, Sr. of Brookline, MA, the late Joseph M. Buckley, Sr. of W. Roxbury ,MA, and the late Cornelius P. Buckley, Jr. of W. Roxbury, MA. Loving brother of Cornelia A. Hunt of VA Beach, VA, Eleanor L. Mullins of E. Falmouth, MA, Paul E. Buckley of E. Falmouth, MA, and Mary S. McEntee of Novato, CA. Loving godfather, cousin and uncle to many nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews. He was a WW ll US Navy Veteran. He worked many years for the US Department of Defense and retired as Mechanical Engineer, Senior. The family will receive relatives and friends at the Bell O'Dea Funeral Home, BROOKLINE, MA on Thursday, October 6th at 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Lawrence Church, Chestnut Hill, MA on Friday, October 7th at 10:00 a.m. Interment at Walnut Hill Cemetery, Brookline, MA. Following the graveside ceremony, a luncheon will be held, in his honor. In lieu of flowers donations in his memory, may be made to: The New England Center for Homeless Veterans, 17 Court St., Boston, MA 02108. www.bellodeafh.com

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Published in The Boston Globe on Oct. 5, 2016
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