Beloved husband and faithful friend passed away on March 25, 2013 at the age of 46 after a battle with ALS, that never diminished his spirit. He is survived by his wife and true love Melinda, his mother Yvonne Buchanan, his brothers Gene, Steve, and Patrick Buchanan. His sister Sharon Vargas, a niece and two nephews. Long time friends Alan Lefko and Terry Layman. David was a passionate marathon runner and comic book collector. His warm, loving heart and infectious smile will be greatly missed. A celebration of his life will be held on April 7, 2013 at Valley Springs Church 2401 Olympus Dr Roseville, CA 95661. Viewing is at 2pm. Service is at 3pm-4pm, reception to follow at church. In lieu of flowers please make a donation to the ALS Association of Greater Sacramento.