Bert Buckley, 80, of Bandera, reported to the commander of us all on Tuesday, Dec. 17, with his granddaughter, Jamye, by his side.
He was born Nov. 4, 1933, in Trenton, New Jersey.
After graduating from high school, Bert entered the United States Air Force and retired after 24 years of service as a chief master sergeant.
He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Wynona Buckley, of Bandera; children, Jeff and Sue Buckley of Bandera; Rob and Joyce Buckley of Tamarac, Florida; and Pam and Gary Holzapple, also of Tamarac; 10 grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren.
Bert was predeceased by his parents, Rocco and Sophie Buckley; grandson Rocky Buckley; and his uncle, Nate.
In accordance with Bert's wishes, his funeral services will be private and personal