George W. Buckridge, age 65 of Bonner Springs, Kansas passed away peacefully on Sunday July 22, 2012 at his home. Memorial Services will be 7:00 p.m. Thursday July 26th at the Alden-Harrington Funeral Home, Private burial in the Bonner Springs Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. prior to the service also at the funeral home. Memorial Contributions can be made to the charity of your choice.
George was born on July 6, 1947 in Sterling, Colorado. After graduating from Washington High School in Kansas City, Kansas he enlisted in the U.S. Navy serving during the Vietnam War where he received a National Defense Service Metal, Air Metal, and a Bronze Star. He worked many years in construction whether it be in Bridge Construction, Remodeling or General Contracting and he retired from Gunze Plastics Engineering in Olathe, KS. George was a devoted family man and enjoyed taking trips with his family and grandchildren. Some of his favorite pastimes were golfing and bowling. He will be deeply missed by his loving family. He was preceded in death by his daughter-in-law Danielle Buckridge in 2009. Survivors include his wife of 43 years Paula Buckridge of the home, two sons Duane Buckridge of Piper, Kansas and Myles Buckridge and wife Patricia of Erie, KS., four grandchildren Amber, Ryan, Cati and Quentin and four siblings Linda Cochran, Esther McReynolds, Bill Buckridge and Patty Parker.
Alden-Harrington Funeral Home
214 Oak St. Bonner Springs, KS. 66012
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