Obituary: John Joseph Buckley - KRTV News in Great Falls, Montana

Obituary: John Joseph Buckley

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John J. ‘Jack’ Buckley, 95, of Great Falls made his transition from this life on September 3, 2017. 

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at noon, September 14, 2017, at the Cathedral in Helena, Montana, followed by a Ceremonial Veterans Salute at 2pm at the Ft. Harrison Veterans Cemetery.

Jack was born in Anaconda, Montana June 20, 1922. He was the second of two boys of Martin and Margaret Buckley.

He attended local schools before joining the Army Air Corps to serve in WW II. 

He met and married Alice Mayer and then began his lifetime career with Mountain Bell. His career with the phone company took him to several cities in Montana, followed by a nine year period in Denver, Colorado.

He returned to Montana in 1970 and retired as Assistant Vice President in 1985 after 38 years of service. 

To read the complete obituary and share condolences, visit the O'Connor Funeral Home website.

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