Eugene Philip Buckley
September 12, 1939 – August 29, 2019
Eugene P. Buckley of Contoocook, NH died peacefully on August 29 at age 79 at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. Gene, as he was known, grew up in Chelsea MA; son of the late Eugene and Helen Buckley.
For many years he lived in Saugus, MA and worked over three decades as a letter carrier at the Malden post office.
He proudly served for 25 years as a reservist in the United States Navy. He lived his retirement years in Contoocook, active in the American Legion and his local co-op board.
Known for his warmth and wit, Gene was steadfastly loyal to his family and friends, and dedicated to serving his community and country. He enjoyed spending time with family as well as the outdoors, travel, and sports.
Gene is survived by his wife of 57 years, Lorraine Buckley; children, Susan Beliveau, Michael Buckley, and Patricia Lomakin and grandchildren, Andrew, Jessica and Timothy Beliveau, Caitlin and Quinn Buckley and Alexander and Julia Lomakin. He is also survived by his brother, John Buckley and his wife, Kathleen.
- Calling Hour Wednesday, September 4, 2019
- Mass of Christian Burial Wednesday, September 4, 2019
- Committal Service Wednesday, September 4, 2019