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Doris Buckingham

December 13, 1928 - January 03, 2017

Funeral - Friday

January 06, 2017
- 1:00pm

Boulger Funeral Home and Celebration of Life Center

Visitation - Friday

January 06, 2017
- 12:00pm

Boulger Funeral Home and Celebration of Life Center


Boulger Funeral Home

Doris Buckingham

December 13, 1928 - January 03, 2017


Doris Buckingham, age 88, died peacefully on January 3, 2017 in Sanford Medical Center, Fargo.

Doris Eckes was born on December 13, 1928 in Derrick, ND. On December 31, 1949 she married Wallace (Wally) Buckingham in Grand Forks, ND. Shortly thereafter, the couple moved to Fargo, ND.

Doris had two daughters, Denise Renae (born 12/21/1950) and Pamela Kay (born 11/14/1955). Doris was preceded in death by her daughter, Pamela (Buckingham) Larson and her brothers Donald Eckes, Roland Eckes, Duane Eckes and William Eckes.

She is survived by her husband of 67 years, Wallace (Wally) Buckingham; daughter Denise (Duane) Orson, grandsons Chad Orson, Christopher (Miranda) Larson and Andrew (Sally Jacobson) Larson and her great grandchildren Che’ (Andrew) Larson and Gabrielle (Andrew) Larson and two sisters, Geneva Jarvis and Charlotte Sherve.

A Private Family Service will be held at 1:00 PM on Friday, January 6, 2017 at Boulger Funeral Home and Celebration of Life Center, Fargo. Burial will follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens in Fargo.

Arrangements entrusted to the care of Boulger Funeral Home and Celebration of Life Center in Fargo. To sign the online guest book, please visit our website at www.boulgerfuneralhome.com


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9 responses to “Doris Buckingham”

  1. Randy Buckingham says:

    Uncle Wallace and family. So sad it takes a tragedy to closen all our lives, but we know that today Aunt Doris is at peace, free of pain and in the loving arms of those who wait for us. If there is anything we can help you with, please let us know. God bless.

  2. Mike & Darlene Wolf Mesa AZ says:

    Deepest sympathy Wally and family. May Doris rest in peace knowing that her time with you will leave fond memories for you and your family.

  3. Jr and betty mertz says:

    Peace and comfort to you Wally and your family. Jr and betty mertz

  4. Barbara Hamstad Mason says:

    Wallace and Family,
    Thoughts and Prayers are with you during this time and the coming days. So sorry to hear about the loss of Doris. Knowing God will be with you and guide you during this time.

  5. Sarah Nygaard says:

    Andy: So sorry for your loss. Thinking of you during this difficult time.

  6. Penny Shores says:

    Wally, Denise & family, Blessings to your family during this difficult time. Your friends, Tom, Marlene Drobnik & Family

  7. Linda Eckes says:

    Sorry for your loss aunt Doris was fun when she came to stay at the house with us. The good old days. Lots of talks at the kitchen table

  8. Gary Lisburg says:

    Wally, my sincerest sympathies to you and your family

  9. Lisa Ramirez says:

    Denise & Family,

    My condolences for the loss of your Mother. Keeping your family in my thoughts and prayers at this difficult time.

    Hugs to you, Denise!

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