Carl W. Buckland Jr., longtime resident of Los Alamos, NM, died on Saturday, August 16, 2008.
Carl was born in Perry, N.Y., and lived a great life to age 86. He came to Los Alamos in August 1945 where he met the love of his life, Mary Ella Lopez. They enjoyed a wonderful marriage and celebrated their 62nd anniversary this past August 10th.
He is adored by his four children, Carl, David, Anne, and Nancy and their spouses and his grandchildren: Amber, Michael, Kevin, and Marika who all surrounded him during the last days of his life.