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Romaine E. Buchanan

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Romaine E. Buchanan Obituary
Romaine E. (nee Ganderton) Buchanan, 85 Romaine E. (nee Ganderton) Buchanan, 85, of Glen Mills, PA died peacefully on February 18, 2014. Born in Frackville, PA to the late Verna and Arthur Ganderton, she resided in Glen Mills for 37 years previously residing in Folcroft, PA. She graduated from Simon Gratz High School in 1946 and then worked as a bookkeeper for Rayburn Manufacturing Company in Philadelphia. She married Earl Buchanan in 1951 and became a homemaker while raising their 3 daughters. She loved flying to many places in the USA and foreign countries. She was an avid bowler on many teams throughout her life. She sang in the USO during WWII at the army and navy bases and on the radio. She volunteered for the Red Cross and was a member of Elam U.M. Church and the Concord Twp. Senior Group. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by 5 siblings. Survivors: Loving husband of 61 years, Earl Buchanan, daughters, Barbara Buchanan, Jayne Steger (Ted) and Jill Zeph (Pete), grandchildren, Eric, Jason, Andrew, Emily, Ian, Jack and Alexander and a sister, Norma Boulden. Services: Wednesday, 11:00a.m., at the Pagano Funeral Home, 3711 Foulk Rd., Garnet Valley, PA Visitation: Wednesday, 10-11a.m. at the Pagano Funeral Home, Garnet Valley, PA. Interment: Private at Delaware Veteran's Memorial Cemetery Contributions: (www.alz.org) Special thanks to Bernie McNulty and the Bayada hospice nurses. Online condolences may be made by visiting: www.paganofuneralhome.com
Published in The Daily Times on Feb. 23, 2014
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