William R. Buckley HOPEWELL-William R. Buckley, 84, died June 10, 2013. Friends may call Wednesday, June 12, from 1 to 2:45 p.m. at Kenneth J. Perkins Funeral Home in Gorham. A Committal Service will be held at 3 p.m. at Sand Hill Cemetery, with Military Honors. Memorial contributions may be made to Serenity House, 1278 Brace Rd., Victor, NY 14564. Bill was the son of the late William F. Buckley and Josephine Kosienski Buckley. He was a graduate of Geneva High School. Bill served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He was a prisoner of war in Korea. Bill retired from Sylvania/Phillips in Seneca Falls in 1983. He was an avid fisherman and enjoyed his home, garden and property. Bill is survived by his sister, Mary Mesker; four brothers, Stephen Buckley, Michael Buckley, Ronnie (Sandra) Buckley and Bernie Buckley; and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his brother, Ray Buckley and sister, Joan Buckley.