Mary Buckley

Mary A. Buckley - SAVANNAH - Mary A. Buckley, 78, died Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at her residence with her family by her side. She was born May 18, 1934 to the late Walter and Corinne Dixon. Mary was a communicant of St. James Catholic Church. For the past forty years she owned and operated several restaurants in Savannah, to include Casa Maria/Debi's Restaurant and Mary's Seafood and Steak House. She was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond C. Buckley, grandson, Joseph Buckley, Jr., and daughter-in-law, Debbie Buckley. Mary is survived by her seven children, Laurie Schmidt (Hal), Joe Buckley, Rick Buckley (Phyllis), Michelle Chavira (John), Debi Christiansen (Tom), Marianne Martin (Paul), and Jackie Howard (Rocky). She is also survived twenty-three grandchildren, twenty-six great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. Visitation will be 5:00 to 7:00 p.m., with a Vigil Service at 6:00 p.m., Sunday, March 24, 2013 at St. James Catholic Church. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:00 a.m., Monday, March 25, 2013 at St. James Catholic Church. Burial will be in the Catholic Cemetery. Remembrances may be made to Hospice Savannah, or St. James Catholic Church. Please sign our on-line guest book at Savannah Morning News March 24, 2013 Please sign our Obituary Guest Book at

Published in Savannah Morning News from Mar. 21 to Mar. 24, 2013