Buckingham, Bertos "Slim" O. (June 23, 1896 - February 9, 1980)
Bertos Buckingham, 83 buried
Douglas Budget - February 14, 1980Graveside services for Bertos O. "Slim" Buckingham, 83, of Casper were held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, Feb. 13, at Douglas Park Cemetery with Rev. Robert Nuhn officiating.
Mr. Buckingham died Saturday at Michael Manor following a long illness. He was born June 23, 1896 at Alerton, Iowa.
He came to Casper from Nebraska in the early 1900s where he homesteaded, ranched and worked on ranches in central Wyoming all of his life. He was united in marriage to Annie Forbes on April 23, 1930.
Surviving, beside his wife Annie of Midwest, are; sons Robert and Ross of Kaycee and John of Casper; daughters Irma Bideau of Casper, Lila Miller of Douglas and Nancy Robinson of Midwest.
Also surviving are two sisters, Irma Bent of Pasadena and Inez Iverson of Salem, Ore., one brother, Ross A. Buckingham of Crawford, Nebr., and 13 grandchildren.