She was preceded in death by her parents Clinton and Helen Waterman of Seymour, and her husband, Lee Roy Buckley.
Gerry loved to serve her community. She was treasurer of Seymour Arts Council and Seymour Senior Center. She volunteered for the annual Apple Festival, Lions Christmas toy drive, & Seymour Historical Society.
She also loved to travel the world with her friend Hazel, and sister in law Diana.
Gerry is survived by two sons, Gerald Buckley and his wife Kathy of Hollister, Missouri, Steven Buckley and his wife Nancy of Lee’s Summit, Missouri; 5 grandchildren; 8 great grandchildren; two brothers, Allen Waterman and his wife Patti of Lynn Missouri, Donald Waterman and his wife Kathy of Phoenix, Arizona; several nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held 11:00 a.m. Saturday, January 3, 2015 at Seymour Senior Center, 205 N. Commercial, Seymour, Missouri, 65746 with Pastor Jerry Starling officiating. A reception will be held after the service.