Mildred Ramroth BuckleyDecember 2, 2001
Averill Park Mildred R. Miller Buckley, 68, of Thais Road, died Sunday at Samaritan Hospital Troy, after a brief illness.
Born in Averill Park she was daughter of the late George and Florence Sowalsky Miller and wife of the late Martin J. Buckley Jr. She was raised in Poestenkill and resided in Averill Park most of her life and was a graduate of Averill Park High School.
Mrs. Buckley was a file clerk for the medical records department at Samaritan Hospital in Troy for 8 years retiring 2 years ago. Prior to that she was a pharmacists assistant at the Lake Pharmacy in West Sand Lake and worked at John L. Thompson in Troy many years ago. Her main joy was her family, with her focus as mother and grandmother. She will be greatly missed.
She was a member of the Sand Lake Senior Citizens, American Association of Retired Persons and was a communicant of St. Henry's Church in Averill Park and a member of its Altar Rosary Society.
Survivors include two daughters Theresa Maloney and husband James of Wynantskill and Kathleen Buckley of Albany; a son Michael J. Buckley and wife Joanne of Guilderland; a brother Lawrence Miller of Poestenkill; a sister Dorothy Johnson and husband Charles of Sitka, Alaska; a brother-in-law Patrick Buckley and wife Inge of Boulder, CO; 5 grandchildren Shannon and Thomas Lansing, Daniel Maloney and Sara and Chad Buckley and a nephew Christopher Buckley. She was predeceased by a sister Gertrude Miller.
Funeral service will be held Thursday at 8:45am from the Bryce Funeral Home, Inc. corner of Pawling at Maple Avenues in Troy and at 9:30am from St. Henry's Church in Averill Park where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated. Relatives and friends may call at the funeral home Wednesday from 3-5 and 7-9PM.
Interment St. Henry's Cemetery in Averill Park.
Contributions may be made in memory of Mrs. Buckley to the Eddy Cohoes Rehabilitation Center 421 West Columbia Street Cohoes, NY 12047.