Buckles, Mary (nee Nodwell)

April 6, 1934 – November 23, 2020

The family of Mary Buckles sadly announces her passing at her home in Sudbury, ON surrounded by her family on Monday, November 23, 2020. Mary is survived by her loving husband of 68 years Richard “Dick” Buckles. She is survived by her two younger sisters Nina Nodwell and Linda Wright. Loving mother of Kay (Bob) Storey, Sue (Eugene) Klym, Carol (Albert) Rigg and Patricia (Steve) Vezina. Mary loved spending time with her10 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren. She is predeceased by her much-loved grandson Jordon Klym and sister Elizabeth (Pat) Schulze. Mary was born and raised on the family farm in Hillsburgh, ON. She and Dick moved their children, cows, horses, and dog to the farm on concession 7 in Glackmeyer Twp. In Cochrane in 1968. They lived there happily until moving to Sudbury to be closer to family. Mary “Nanny” will be sadly missed and forever present in our hearts.

8 Condolences

  1. Dick, Kay, Sue, Carol, Patricia and extended family,
    I was saddened to read about Mary’s passing, she was a GREAT lady, fun loving, and will be truly missed. Cherish your memories, and God Bless you all.
    Beth

    By: Beth Loucks
    December 9, 2020
  2. Bryan and I send our deepest sympathy.
    A beautiful lady

    By: Kathy Hutchinson David
    December 5, 2020
  3. To Dick and family
    Sorry to hear of Marys passing. Many things have changed since we all lived in Mrs. Leitch’s
    house in Hillsburgh some 55 years ago. We moved to Orangville to Guelph and then back to
    Hillsburgh,Meadowview place senior apartments.on the edge the farm were Mary grew up..Sorry
    to say Doreen died April 2019.
    I do remember the move to Cocharen and Mary’s ” sloppy Joes ” meal then turn the truck around
    and head south for another load of cattle.

    By: Howard Awrey
    December 4, 2020
  4. My sympathy to Richard Buckles, and Family.
    I am very sorry to hear of Mary’s passing, she was a beautiful person. I have often wondered how both Dick and Mary were doing after their move to Sudbury. Especially when driving past their homestead. I remember their beautiful, well kept garden and flowers they had a passion for their property .

    By: Betty Kazimierski
    December 3, 2020
  5. Kay, Nina and family, the Greaves family send our sympathy to you all
    after hearing about Mary. I remember many happy times
    on the home farm in Hillsburgh especially the sugar shack.
    My father Geoff passed away recently, but he and Mom always
    remembered the visit to Cochrane to see your new farm.
    Keep your family close to you at this time.

    By: Rachel Greaves
    December 3, 2020
  6. Heartfelt thoughts going out to all the family.

    By: Chris & Rodney Kydd
    December 2, 2020
  7. Rhonda and I send our deepest sympathy and condolences to Dick and girls .

    By: Tom Cassidy
    December 2, 2020
  8. To Dick, and the entire Buckles “clan”;
    Please accept our most sincere condolences on the passing of Mary. She was a force to be reckoned with, and had the most infectious laugh, especially when telling stories. We will remember fondly the many times spent around the extended family dinner table sharing such happy times.

    By: The Lanthiers
    November 26, 2020

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