Joseph William Buckley Jr., 88, of North Vernon, died Sunday, Nov. 22, 2015, at IU Health Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis.
Survivors include his son, James William (Brenda) Buckley of Columbus; daughters, Jo Ellen (Michael) Hammond of Scipio, and Julie Lynn (John) Black of North Vernon; stepdaughter, Colleen Kirchner of North Vernon; 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.
The funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home and Cremation Services.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until time of service. Burial will be in Vernon Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Scipio Presbyterian Church.