BETHEL — Lisa Marie Buckman, 43, of Bethel, passed peacefully with her loving family at her side on Monday, May 23, at her home after a courageous battle with cancer for more than six years.

She was born in South Kingston, R. I., on Sept. 14, 1967, the daughter of George Randall and Beverly Jean Hopkins Standeven. She graduated from high school and attained her Certified Nurse’s Aide training. She married Nate Buckman on April 26, 1997.

She had been employed as a Certified Nurse’s Aide and could relate to those helping her during her fight. She was a very, very loving mother and loved spending time with her family. She loved getting Dunkin’ Donuts coffee and driving her loop.

She is survived by her husband, of Bethel; sons, Mathew Gordon and Alex Crockett; daughter, Shylyn Buckman; granddaughter, Jaelynn; siblings, Randy and Sandy Standeven, Ken and Millie Standeven, Brenda and Marshall Fleet, Cindy and John Desmarais, Doug and Sue Standeven, Judy and Clay Gould and Tammy Standeven; in-laws, Susie and Bud Buckman; and several nieces and nephews whom she loved very much.

She was predeceased by her parents, George and Beverly Standeven; her brother, Larry Standeven; and her brother-in-law, Alan Buckman Jr.

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