PRESQUE ISLE - Daniel Frederick Gerard Buckley IV (Dakota), 53, passed away December 26, 2014 peacefully in his home. He was born on February 6, 1961 in Presque Isle, the son of Daniel and Barbara Buckley of Westfield.
Dakota was an incredibly strong, loving, loyal man. His kind heart and welcoming smile gained him the love of many. Dakota was happiest on the farm driving a tractor or fixing one. He leaves behind a legacy of love, hard work, and loyalty.
He is survived by his mother Barbara, brother Robert and his wife Tammy, sister Debbie and fiance Nate, brother Patrick and wife Sheryl, brother John and wife Susie, brother Aaron and wife Laura, and many nieces and nephews.
He is predeceased by his father Daniel Buckley III and sister Bonnie Lynn Buckley.
Visitation will be held from 12-1 PM Friday, January 2, 2015 at Duncan-Graves Funeral Home, 30 Church St., where a memorial service will follow at 1 PM with Pastor Mark Nadeau, officiating. There will be a reception following the service at brother John's place. Online condolences may be expressed at www.duncan-graves.com.