George E. Buckingham

January 11, 1916 ‒ August 06, 2002

Delaware, Ohio

George Edward Buckingham, age 86, of Delaware died Tuesday, August 06, 2002 at Grady Memorial Hospital.

He was born on January 11, 1916 in Marion County to the late Revie L. Buckingham and Elizabeth (Diffany) Beal. A lifelong area resident and member of St. Mary Catholic Church. George was a retired cabinet maker from Delaware Lumber and Elephant Lumber.

Survived by his wife of 63 years: Gertrude Cecilia (McKenzie) Buckingham whom he married July 29, 1939, Sons: James Buckingham of Ostrander, Mark (Mary Ellen) Buckingham of Delaware, George J. (Peg) Buckingham of Delaware, 8 Grandchildren: Mark, Jeff, Gary, Chris & Steve Buckingham, Carol Kilgore, Jerry & Lori Webb, 6 Great-grandchildren.

Proceeded in death by Brother: Maynard Buckingham.

Friends may call Thursday 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, 75 W. William St., Delaware where funeral services will be held Friday 10:00 a.m., burial will follow in Green Hill Cemetery near Johnstown.