Christine ‘Chris’ Buckman

Oct. 15, 1947 - Jan. 10, 2018

Christine “Chris” Buckman, 70, Patton, died Wednesday at UPMC Altoona. She was born in Patton, daughter of Frances (Gavora) and the late Samuel Reed. Surviving are her significant other, Edward Kerchenske; a son, Leonard Buckman; four grandchildren; a brother, Sam; her mother; and three sisters: Janine Serafin, Bunny Stevens and Laurie Shook. She was preceded in death by her husband, Edward Buckman; a daughter, Leah L.; and three brothers: Ron, Tony and Mike Reed. At the request of the deceased, there will be no visitation. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, at St. Benedict Catholic Church, Carrolltown. Arrangements are by Stevens Funeral Home Inc., Carrolltown.