Jon Buckley Memorial Garden
Jon Buckley was killed by a tragedy and has left behind family and friends, just like so many others in our Peoria area who have left loved ones behind. As a result of these tragedies, this Garden will stand as a reminder and is surrounded by the love that still exists in this community. It is shaped in the form of a heart to be a constant reminder for us to value life, as we remember those killed by tragedies and who are left forever in our hearts.
Jon Buckley Memorial Garden has a colorful selections of perennials and annuals. Park benches are donated by individuals and the benches are engraved with the name of the donor. It is located behind the RiverPlex at 600 NE Water Street in Peoria, Illinois.