, Salem, MA

February 19, 2014

Michael A. Buckley, 54

Georgetown — Michael A Buckley, 54, of Georgetown, sadly passed away on Friday, February 14. He was the son of Mary and the late William Buckley of Salem. Michael grew up and was educated in the city of Salem, graduating with the Class of 1977, served in the Navy on the USS Connnole, and was employed by Oracle in Burlington.

Michael was a loving husband to Diane, and a devoted father to Mark, Daniel, and Julia. He is also survived by his mother, Mary Buckley; his brother, Peter Buckley; his sisters, Ellen Arrington and Dorothy Kilroe and her husband, Richard; his sister-in-law, Mary J Buckley; his nephew, Jon Arrington; and his nieces, Lauren Arrington, Hannah and Meghan Buckley, and Julie Kilroe.

Michael had a passion for music, motorcycles, and enjoyed spending time with his many beloved friends and family. He was also active in Boy Scouts and in the Georgetown community.

ARRANGEMENTS: A funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Mary’s in Georgetown, at 10 a.m., on Thursday, February 20. Family and friends are invited to calling hours on Wednesday, February, 19, from 4 to 8 p.m., at the Merton E. Roberts and Conte Funeral Home, 14 Pleasant Street, Georgetown. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in memory of Michael to Boy Scout Troop 50. For condolences, please visit our website at