Chicopee – Susan (Fitzgibbons) Buckley, 61, passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday December 30, 2020. Born in Springfield on December 19, 1959, she was a daughter of the late John and Patricia (Riley) Fitzgibbons. Susan was educated in Chicopee Schools and attended college completing Business courses. She married her beloved husband, Stephen P. Buckley in March of 1983 and together they enjoyed 37 wonderful years together. Susan was employed at the Chicopee Municipal Credit Union for 29 years, Dedicated to helping the members as the Senior Loan Officer. Most recently she served as a resident guest coordinator at Hadley at Elaine where she found joy in helping families, and made many close friends who have supported her at this difficult time. Susan enjoyed outdoor activities with her family, loved nature, wildlife and rescued injured animals that she came upon. She enjoyed the gift of life and felt blessed to be able to do all of her work in Gods name. Besides her husband, Stephen, she is survived by her son, Bryan Buckley; two brothers, Bryan and Scott Fitzgibbons; sister, Kathy King and her husband Jeff; sisters-in-law, Linda Buckley and Gail Bienvenue; granddaughter, Evelyn Buckley and by several dear friends. Susan was predeceased by her daughter, Alissa Renee Buckley. Due to the current Covid 19 pandemic, all services will be held privately for the family at this time. Memorial donations may be made in Susan’s memory to the, American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St. Framingham, MA 01701, the Boston Children’s Hospital, Attn: Child Life Department, 300 Longwood Ave., Boston, MA 02115 or to the Cummington Wildlife Rescue, 591 Stage Rd., Cummington, MA 01026.
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