Jane E. Buckingham, 71, of Bluffton, IN, and having family members in Huntington, IN, died Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, at Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne.
Mrs. Buckingham had worked at CTS in Berne and was a homemaker for many years. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church, in Geneva.
She was born April 18, 1942, in Jay County to Owen and Ada Violet Wallace Watkins. She married Larry E. Buckingham on May 15, 1960, in Garden Grove, CA. He preceded her in death on Oct. 18, 2009.
Survivors include a son, Gregory E. Buckingham, of Michigan City; a daughter, Susan E. Buckingham, of Geneva; two brothers, John (Mathilde) Watkins, of Brookville, OH, and Lowell W. (Jean) Watkins, of Indianapolis; and three sisters, Virginia Robinson, of Venice, FL; Sharon (Clyde) Holmes, of Huntington; and Linda Watkins, of Indianapolis.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Gifts to assist with funeral expenses may be sent to Downing & Glancy Funeral Home, PO Box 248, Geneva, IN 46740.
Online condolences may be made at www.glancyfuneralhomes.com .