Former Republican Vermont Lieutenant Governor T. Garry Buckley has died.
Buckley's family says he died peacefully of old age in Stowe, where he lived with his wife. He became lieutenant governor in 1977, despite losing the general election. Neither candidate received a majority in the 1976 race. Lawmakers chose Buckley over Democrat John Alden in a 90-87 vote.
Buckley served just one term. T. Garry Buckley was 89 years old.