TAMPICO – Helen Claire Buckley, 79, of Tampico, died Friday, June 21, 2013, at her home. She operated Helen’s Beauty Shop in Tampico for more than 50 years.
Helen was born Dec. 28, 1933, in Tampico, the daughter of Dean and Kathryn (Brophy) Forward. She married John Buckley.
Survivors include her husband and one daughter, Julie (Bruce) Dexter, both of Tampico; four stepchildren, Nancy, Steve, Amy, and Cindy; and numerous grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; two sons, Jerry and Buddy Bradley; and one brother, Terry Forward.
Visitation will be from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesday and the funeral at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at Garland Funeral Home in Tampico. Burial will be at Tampico Memorial Cemetery.
A memorial has been established to Tampico Memorial Cemetery.
Visit www.garlandfuneralhome.com to send condolences.