Carole Buckland

Carole Buckland


1942 – 2011

Carole Buckland died peacefully in her home Friday, June 24th

surrounded by the family that she nurtured, supported and loved.  She is survived by her loving husband of 47 years Don Buckland, her son Dean (Judy) of Calgary and their

children Shea and Dawson, her daughter Kim Milford (John) of

Calgary and their children Jake and Riley and daughter Karen Garner (Graham) of Calgary and their children Kennedy and Lucy.  Carole is also survived by her brother Ken Christian

(Brenda) and children Nic, Jon and Taryn, of Kamloops and brother-in-law Frank Buckland of Kelowna and family.

Carole was born July 22, 1942 in Fort William Ontario,

was raised in Winfield, worked in Rutland and retired in

Okanagan Mission.  She and Don operated Buckland

Orchards Ltd on McKenzie Road for many years.  Carole loved art and recreation but most of all loved her family and lived for opportunities to share in their busy lives.  Her life has been short, but along with her high school sweetheart Don, she built a solid foundation of long time, loyal friends and a very appreciative family that will allow her zest for life and memory to live forever in their lives.

A funeral service for Carole will be held at Springfield

Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road, on June 29th at 1:00pm.  In lieu of flowers the family asks that persons

wishing make a donation in Carole’s memory to the ALS

Society of Canada.  Condolences may

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