Sherill Elizabeth Smiley of Winslow, Maine passed away on November 11,2022. She was born a twin, on November 6,1939, daughter of Samuel Raymond and Frieda Knauff Smiley in Waterville, Maine.\nShe graduated from Winslow High School, in 1958. She attended Farmington State Teachers College where she met and married Bradford L. Buker in 1959.\nShe was a member and past president of Ye Female Society for the Support of the Gospel, Sixty years she was a member of the Winslow Congregational Church, Sunday School Teacher, Superintendent-Coordinator of the Sunday School, on the board of the Christian a Education, past deacon of her church. She was in rhythmic choir under the direction of Mrs. Thorne.\nShe was a Brownie and Girl Scout leader, Girl Scout Consultant, Kennebec Council and assistant Den Mother. She was past Worthy Matron and past officers of Fort Halifax Grange. She and Brad stared the Heart of Maine Square Dance Club and were presidents.\nBut to her grandchildren, her greatest accomplishment was being their Meme. They will forever remember the sleepovers, cooking French toast the next day, sliding parties in the winter and making Barney Google, a personal cheer leader at all school /sport activities, playing endless card games and never letting them win, tree decorating parties, finding the pickle and right family game played every Christmas always getting a phone call on their birthday and a singing of Happy Birthday, made sure all her grandkids knew they were a priority, singing songs -Donut and You are my sunshine , and always had a smile on her face.\nShe was always there for each of them no matter what, they could count on her when they couldn’t count on others, she kept every drawing and note, kept candy on hand, coupon books, and mended clothes. She accepted and loved them as they are and welcomed all their significant others and treated them like family. She would wrap the light of Jesus Christ around them and they knew they were safe. She did her hand sign so all would know they were loved. To her grandchildren, her greatest accomplishment was being MEME!\nAlong with her parents, she was predeceased by her brothers, Samuel Smiley and John Smiley; her twin sister Dartha Stanley and her older sister Frances Fulton, one daughter Natalie Brooks and a granddaughter Melissa Hall.\nShe is survived by her children, Elizabeth Chapman and her husband Robin; Raymond Buker and his wife Tammy; Heather Buker and her fiancé Bob, Johnna McCollor and her husband John. Her grandchildren, Melinda Crawford; Megan Rowe and her husband James; Bethany Gary and her husband Sean; Samantha Buker; Morgan Staples and husband Teagan, Gunner Buker; Raymond Buker , Jeffery Buker; Donna Nickerson; Deanna Buker and her fiancé Zac; Zackery Plaisted and husband O’Brien; and Hunter Farr. She also has 10 great grandchildren and several more on the way. As well as many other extended family members.\nFamily and friends may call from 6-8 on November 25,2022 at Lawry Brothers Funeral Home. A private family service will be held at a later time. \nIn lieu of flowers, a donation may be made to the Memorial Fund at the Winslow Congregational Church, 12 Lithgow Street, Winslow, Maine 04901.\n\nArrangements are in the care of Lawry Brothers Funeral Home, 107 Main St., Fairfield where memories may be shared, and an online register book signed by visiting www.lawrybrothers.com.