Family Login:

Jane (Corliss) Buckley

Pause 01_On_Angels_Wings.mp3 by
Share This Obituary

Arrangements made by

Joyce Funeral Home

245 Main Street
Waltham, MA 02453
Get Directions

Profile of Joyce Funeral Home

View Phone Number
View Fax Number

Send Flowers
flowers logo

Memories & Candles

“We are heart broken at the sudden passing of dear, elegant Jane Buckley. Jane we miss you terribly, it was such a pleasure to see your friendly,...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Cathy, Alice, Doug, Barbara, Rosa, and Ann Cathy's Beauty Salon - MA

2 of 7 | Posted by: Dick Berardino - Waltham, MA

“I'm very sorry for your loss! Also I'm sorry I can't be there for the funeral as I will be preaching for the St. James Missionaries (in New York...Read More »
3 of 7 | Posted by: Wendell Verrill

“Dear Tim and Family.My heart is with you and your family at this time.Sincerest condolences. ”
4 of 7 | Posted by: John (Jack) Twomey( BC High) - MA

“Our sincere sympathy to you and your family. ”
5 of 7 | Posted by: Barbara and Bruce Beaney - NY

“Rest In Peace Jane I'll remember you on our birthday. Love MJ ❤ ”
6 of 7 | Posted by: Mary-Jane Beach - Yarmouth Port, MA

“Mrs B (Jane) friend and supporter from DD chocolate donuts to card games to great lunches. Together with Al and Mrs Huff, Nana and Kiki again. Rest...Read More »
7 of 7 | Posted by: Nancy Huff - Marshfield, MA

Waltham – Mrs. Jane (Corliss) Buckley, of Waltham, died Friday, July 13, 2018 at Newton-Wellesley Hospital. She was 77.

Jane was born in Boston on March 29, 1941, and was raised in Watertown where she graduated from Rosary Academy. After that she earned her bachelor's degree at Regis College in Weston.

After college she taught for a few years at the Cunniff School in Watertown before she became a full-time wife and mother, roles she loved and was really good at.

Family meant everything to Jane. She involved herself with all of her son's sports and school endeavors and spent many warm and happy summer nights at the ballfield shack. Later in life she became an expert street hockey goalie for her grandsons. She was a woman possessed of a deep and abiding faith and joyfully supported her husband Tim as the two worked for years in service of Christ and His Church.

She leaves her husband of fifty-four years, D. Timothy Buckley; her sons, Timothy E. 'Ted' Buckley and his wife, Kathleen, of Watertown and Christopher M. Buckley of Walpole; her grandsons, Colin and Declan Buckley and several cousins, nieces and nephews.

Jane was also the daughter of the late Theresa (Corkery) Corliss and the niece of the late Katherine and Edward Murray.

Family and friends will honor and remember Jane's life by gathering to visit at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, July 21st in Saint Julia Church, 374 Boston Post Road, Weston where her Funeral Mass will be celebrated 10:30 a.m. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery, Waltham.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to St. Vincent dePaul Society, c/o Saint Mary's Church, 133 School Street, Waltham, MA 02451.