Joseph W. Buckley Jr.

North Vernon

Joseph William Buckley Jr., 88, of North Vernon, died Nov. 22, 2015, at IU Health Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis.

He is survived by a son, James William (Brenda) Buckley of Columbus; daughters, Jo Ellen (Michael) Hammond of Scipio and Julie Lynn (John) Black of North Vernon; a stepdaughter, Colleen Kirchner of North Vernon; a sister, Helen Louise (Reece) Brackins of Vero Beach, Florida; six grandchildren; five stepgrandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Geneva P. Speer Buckley.

Funeral service will be conducted at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home and Cremation Services in North Vernon, with calling from 11 a.m. until service time. Burial will be at Vernon Cemetery.

Memorials may be made through the funeral home to Scipio Presbyterian Church.