Carl Frankie Lee Buckley, 84, of Monticello, passed away at 4:05 a.m. Nov. 16, 2019 at the Piatt County Nursing Home, Monticello.

Frank was born June 22, 1935 in Pana, the son of Carl Walter and Wilma Elvira (Peyton) Buckley.

Frank is survived by his son, Roger Buckley of McBee, South Carolina; daughter, Kristen Gogel of Springboro, Ohio; four grandchildren; one brother, Charles Buckley of Monticello; and two sisters, Jean Chalk of Indianapolis, Indiana and Linda Culver of Arlington Heights.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Frank was a retired electrician and served in the U.S. Army. He was a member of the Monticello Masonic Lodge #58 AF&AM, the Bloomington Consistory, and the Ansar-Shrine Temple.

Masonic Rites will be held at 11 a.m., Monday, Nov. 25, 2019 at the Mackey-Wright Funeral Home, Monticello followed by a memorial service with Pastor Kathy Sweet officiating.

Memorials may be made to the Monticello Masonic Lodge #58 AF&AM or the Piatt County Nursing Home.

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