Kevin Charles Buckley, 52

Jan 14, 2022

Kevin Charles Buckley, 52, of East Wareham, MA, passed away at Tobey Hospital on January 5, 2022, after battling with COVID-19. He was born to the late Hugh Ellison and Margaret Mary Buckley (O’Neill) in Plymouth, MA on March 11, 1969.

Kevin grew up in Reading, MA and attended Reading schools. He graduated from North Adams College where he earned multiple degrees including Nursing. He was on the Marion Fire Department and EMS/Paramedic and Wareham EMS for over 20 years.

Kevin’s passions included playing hockey, caring for others as a Firefighter, Nurse, and Paramedic, and spending quality time outside in his yard. During the early 1980s, Kevin was invited to try out for the U.S. Hockey team.

He is survived by his loving wife Bobbi-Jo Buckley (MacDonald), step children Nicole, LeaAnn, Michael and Mason Johnson, Grandchildren Hayden and Zayleah, his sister Nancy Buckley, twin brother James Buckley, nieces Caitlyn and Sophia and nephews Patrick and Allen, and his dog Nova and cats Brat-Brat and Brownie.

A Memorial Service will be scheduled at a later time. For online condolences, please visit