Archive for Friday, August 20, 1999


August 20, 1999



Mass of Christian burial for Margaret Buckley Cody, 78, Lawrence, will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday at Corpus Christi Catholic Church. Burial will be in Mount Calvary Cemetery, Lawrence.

Ms. Cody died Thursday, Aug. 19, 1999, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.

She was born Dec. 8, 1920, in San Antonio, the daughter of Edward and Margaret Buckley. She moved to Lawrence in June 1999.

Survivors include four daughters, Mary Kay Cody, Louisville, Tex., Janet M. Holmer, Lawrence, Jeannie Dews, Jacksonville, Fla., and Nancy Westerman, Warrensburg, Mo.; four brothers, Thomas Buckley, Falls Church, Va., and Charles Buckley, Edward Buckley and David Buckley, all of San Antonio; two sisters, Helen Johnson, Dallas, and Cecilia Dyke, Houston; eight grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at the church, where a prayer service will be held at 7 p.m.

The family suggests memorials to Jefferson County Hospice, and they may be sent in care of Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home.

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