Betty L. Buckmaster

Betty L. Buckmaster

COSHOCTON: Betty Lou Buckmaster, 76, of Coshocton passed away at 5:15 a.m., Thursday, March 28, 2013, at Coshocton County Memorial Hospital.

Born February 6, 1937 in Coshocton, she was the daughter of William Daniel and Ruth Marie (Madison) Michael.

Betty attended Coshocton High School. Her last employment before becoming disabled was a dispatcher for cab companies. Betty will be remembered for her art of crocheting and for her love of family members.

Survivors include a daughter Kathy S. Wilden of Coshocton; a son Richard (Annette) Wilden of West Lafayette, several grandchildren, great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild; three brothers Thomas A. (Joyce) Michael, Larry E. (Lois) Michael all of Coshocton; William J. (Barb) Michael of West Lafayette; one sister JoAnn Thomas of Galesburg, IL; and a host of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

In addition to her parents, Betty was preceded in death by husbands Walter Wilden, Albert F. "Butch" Buckmaster, two sons Thomas Wilden, Dale Wilden, a sister Mary M. Good, two brothers Robert "Bob" Michael, James I. "Jim" Michael, two grandchildren and 1 great-grandson.

Graveside Services will be held at South Lawn Cemetery at 2:00 P.M., Monday, April 1, 2013, with Pastor Steve Young officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memoriums may be made to the Betty L. Buckmaster Memorial Fund, P. O. Box 961, Coshocton, Ohio 43812. Envelopes are available at Free Funeral Home who is assisting the family with arrangements or at the gravesite at South Lawn Cemetery on Monday.

The guestbook may be signed at www.coshoctontribune.com.


Published in the Coshocton Tribune on Mar. 31, 2013