Evans Funeral Home
"Compassionate Funeral Service"
Carrington and New Rockford, North Dakota
701.652.3003 or 701.947.2911
Secondary Number ~ 701.650.9937
LeRoy Buckmeier, 72, of Sheyenne, ND, passed away on Monday, February 22, 2021 at Sanford Health, Bismarck, ND.
LeRoy Micheal Buckmeier was born on August 18, 1948 to Carl and Agatha (Dosch) Buckmeier in Rugby, ND. He graduated from Maddock in 1966. After graduating he pursued a career in construction with his brother Raymond. In spring of 1984 LeRoy moved to Washington state and worked for Montgomery Home, building high dollar homes for over twenty years. In 2006 LeRoy moved back to North Dakota and started his own business, Buckmeier Construction. LeRoy married Luana Howard Poulsen on August 18, 2006 at Buffalo Gap, Medora, ND. LeRoy liked to spend his time doing black powder shoots, hunting, reading and carpentry. He also enjoyed spending time with his family and grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife Luana Buckmeier; daughter LeCinda (Troy) Newman; step daughter Leah (Tanner) Nicholls; step son Mitchell (Elisha) Poulsen; brothers Jim (Dorothy) Buckmeier, Raymond (Almyra “Carty”) Buckmeier, Steven (Michelle) Buckmeier; sisters Darlene Faber, Beverly (Dave) Mattern, Carla (Pat) Meyer, Annette Johnson; grandchildren (LeCinda’s) LuCas Newman, Emma Newman and Kaylee Newman, (Mitchell’s) Stephen Merrick, Brinlee Poulsen and Ridge Poulsen, (Leah’s) Ava Hoime and Livia Nicholls and nieces and nephews.
LeRoy is preceded in death by his parents Carl & Agatha Buckmeier; brothers Eugene Buckmeier and Donald (Aldeane) Buckmeier and brother-in-law Ralph Faber.
Visitation will be Friday, March 5, 2021 from 9:00AM – 2:00PM with family present from 1:00PM – 2:00PM followed by a Funeral Service at 2:00PM all at Evans Funeral Home, New Rockford.
Burial will be at the Riverside Cemetery, Sheyenne.
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