MILLER, Lynne Stewart Clutsam (more recently known as Lynne Clutsam Buckley), age 72 was born in Portchester, New York in March 1944. Daughter of Henry Ogden Clutsam II and Shirley Jean Stewart. Lynne passed away October 27th in Oahu, HI. She had been residing for almost 10 years on Maui.|
Lynne is survived by her brother Henry Clutsam of New Vernon, N.J. and her three children; Gretchen Miller-Anderson of Yorktown Heights, NY, Merritt Miller-Duffy of Flemington, NJ, and Nick Miller of Tokyo, Japan. Lynne was also survived by four grandchildren; Heather Duffy, Hannah Anderson, Emily Anderson, and Joshua Anderson.
Lynne was a proud graduate of Hollins College in Roanoke, Virginia with a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature.
Lynne thrived with so many achievements in her life; remodeling and beautifully decorating many homes and gardens in which she resided, working as an independent real estate agent and excelling as a top sales professional with Brooks Brothers in NJ. Lynne also owned and successfully managed a retail gift shop and boutique in Boston, Ma, "Blackstone's of Beacon Hill" which she sold prior to moving to Maui, HI.
Lynne will be known for her strength and courage in life, her independence, her philanthropy, her beautiful smile and personality, and her devotion to close friends and family. She was so generous and dearly loved by so many people she touched.
Gifts in memory of Lynne C. Buckley, to support the Oncology and Cancer Center at Straub, may be made to: Straub Foundation, 55 Merchant St, Suite 2600, Honolulu, HI 96813. Or online: https://www.hawaiipacifichealth.org/straub/straub-giving/ For inquiries call 808-535-7100.
A memorial service for Lynne will be held in Summit, NJ, spring 2017.
Published in The Boston Globe on Nov. 17, 2016