John Wilcox Buckland
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of John Buckland of Edmonton on January 26, 2018 at the age of 81 years. He is lovingly remembered by his wife Joan, son Peter (Debra), his Daughter, Lori (Dal) and his three grandchildren, Caitlyn, Ethan and Cole. Also surviving John are his five brothers, Alan (Alison), Ben (Ruth), Foster, Jim and Bill (Laura) and many other relatives and friends.
John was predeceased by his parents Allen J and Alice Buckland. John was born in Cowansville, Quebec and worked for Bell Canada for 16 years and retired from TELUS after 25 years. He was also a member of the Masonic Lodge in Quebec
He loved hunting, camping, working in his garage and spending time with his family.
The family would like to express their gratitude and thanks to the nurses and caregivers of Lynnwood Capital Care
Friday February 2, 2018 2:00pm
Trinity Funeral Home
10530-116 St Edmonton
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society of Alberta
My thoughts and prayers are with you Joan and your family at this difficult time.
My condolences to you and your family.
Dear Joan, Lori and Peter: Don and I send our heartfelt sympathy on the passing of John. He always had a delightful sense of humour and was a delight to be around. He will be missed by many.
Sad that the six Buckland boys are now only five.
John was lucky to have a wonderful supportive family during his last months.
Our thoughts are with you during this time
Lori and family,
Very sorry to hear of your loss. Thinking of you and hoping you are sharing fond memories
Aunt Joan and family,
I am very sorry for your loss. We will all miss Uncle John and keep his memories in our hearts.