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Eleanor Nan (nee Duffield) Buckham

BUCKHAM, Eleanor Nan (nee Duffield) - Passed away at Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Thursday, February 15, 2018. Eleanor of Peterborough, in her 95th year. Beloved wife of William “Bill” Buckham for 33 years. Long-time friend of the late Ken Anderson. Loving mother of Merilea Baumhauer (late Don), Leanor Buckham (Larry Hogg) and the late Bill Buckham. Dear grandmother of Dean (Rebecca), Shawn, Chris (Nick), Jessica, Natalie, William and Jason. Great grandmother of Nathan, Logan, Grace and Sienna. Sister of the late Allen Duffield (late Leona) and Dale Duffield (surviving wife Monica). Sister-in-law of Bev Buckham (late Harold) and John Buckham (Joyce). Eleanor will be remembered by many other relatives and friends. An RN who graduated from Women’s College Hospital in 1946. A volunteer for Telecare Peterborough for over 30 years. Past member of St. Andrew’s United Church and long-time member of Northminster United church. A very stylish woman who always looked like a million. Her sense of humour will be missed by all who knew her and she was always making people smile, but her greatest joy was her family. Visiting will be held at the ASHBURNHAM FUNERAL HOME & RECEPTION CENTRE , 840 Armour Road, on Saturday, February 24 from 12 noon to 1 pm. Funeral service in the Ashburnham Chapel on Saturday at 1 pm, with a reception to follow. To offer a note of condolence, or make a donation in Eleanor’s memory, to Telecare Peterborough or the Canadian Cancer Society, please visit
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Posted by Diane & Bill Jones (friend) On Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Larry, Leanor & family So sorry for the loss of your mother our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Posted by Douglas Fraser (Friend of Leanor) On Tuesday, February 20, 2018

So sorry for the loss of your mother. I remember meeting her many years ago and yes she was a classy lady for sure.

Eleanor Buckham
Posted by Wendy Fulton (PSW Community Care) On Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Leanor: So sorry to hear the passing of your Mom. I sure enjoyed working with her. My condolences to you and the Buckham family.

Wendy Fulton

Posted by Kathy McKnight (Friend) On Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Merilea, Leanor and families, sorry for the loss of your Mom, so glad you noted her sense of style and her smile. Your Mom always looked fabulous.

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