Our staff provides excellent funeral planning services.
We have years of experience caring for families from all walks of life, cultures and faiths. Our unsurpassed staff and our family provide kind, caring, professional service. Each family comes to us because they know we are leaders in our profession who are dedicated to excellence in service, adhere to the highest funeral industry standards, and have exceptional integrity. We consistently earn phenomenally high customer satisfaction survey results.
Our licensed, professional staff is here for you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Please call 401-596-2465 anytime. We will even come to you to make arrangements in the comfort of your home.
Prompt, compassionate service is always just a phone call away, where and when you need it.
Location Manager / Funeral Director - Embalmer
Managing Partner / Funeral Director - Embalmer
Michael O’Connor is a resident of Westerly, Rhode
Island. He grew up in Albany, New York
and graduated from Albany Academy High School in 2008. He is currently attending Fairfield
University in Fairfield, Connecticut working on a Bachelor’s degree in Political
Science. He has also worked as a dock
builder in the local area.
In his free time, Michael is an avid golfer and enjoys
spending time with his family.
Christina (Davis) Sojka is a resident of Westerly, Rhode Island
where she resides with her daughter, Courtney. She is a 1995 graduate of
Somers High School in Somers, CT.
Since starting in the workforce Christina’s focus has been
exemplary customer service, which she has received awards for. Christina
has held Connecticut licenses in both real estate and insurance and is pursuing
her real estate license in the State of Rhode Island.
Christina is a parishioner of Curtis Corner Baptist Church
in Wakefield, RI. She is devoted to her family and friends also loves
travelling, gardening, and auto racing. Multiple times a year Christina also
volunteers her time to raise money and awareness for the American Foundation
for Suicide Prevention and The Terry Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation; where
she also participates in the TBBCF half marathon walk yearly.
Brian Browne of North Stonington, CT joined Buckler-Johnston Funeral Home in August of 2017. He is a graduate of Wheeler High School and attended Western CT State College. Brian has over 40 years of training and experience in repair, maintenance and operation of mechanical equipment including automobiles, submarines and power plants. He also currently works for James Thompson Lumber in Hopkinton, RI.
Zachary Perrin of Westerly, RI joined Buckler-Johnston Funeral Home in December 2017. Zac is a Chariho High School Graduate and is also employed with General Dynamics Electric Boat.
Bob Kirkland of Westerly, RI joined Buckler-Johnston Funeral
Home in August of 2018. He is a retired
physical education teacher at Exeter/West Greenwich schools. He later was in retail selling convenience
items to various stores and gas stations.
He enjoys spending his free time with his family and friends.
M. Fensley of Canterbury, CT joined Buckler-Johnston Funeral Home in July of
2018. He is a graduate of Griswold High
School in Griswold, CT and currently enrolled in the Funeral Service program at
Goodwin College in East Hartford, CT
Benjamin R. Hanssen of Westerly, RI joined Buckler-Johnston
Funeral Home in September of 2018. He is
a graduate of Westerly High School and currently enrolled at the Community
College of Rhode Island.
Angela E. Cornell of Bradford, RI joined Buckler-Johnston Funeral Home in September of 2018. She is a graduate of Chariho High School. She had previously worked in Customer Service for JCPenney and as a Pastry Chef for local restaurants in the Westerly area for many years. Angela is also a Notary Public.
Katlin A. Hermann of Westerly, RI joined Buckler-Johnston
Funeral Home in October of 2018. She is
a graduate of Plainville High School in Plainville, CT and currently enrolled
at Post University, Waterbury, CT in Criminal Justice. She has previously worked as an EMT for
Plymouth Ambulance along with employment with various companies in the service
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