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Walter W. Buchanan

Walter (Bill) W. Buchanan, 86, of Wilmington, DE, formerly of Folsom, PA, passed away on Tuesday July 5, 2016. Bill served his country in the U. S. Army during the Korean Conflict. He retired from Westinghouse in 1986 after 38 years. Bill was a devoted family man, avid reader and enjoyed traveling, photography and spending time with his family.

Bill was preceded in death by his wife of 56 years Dolores Buchanan in 2007. He is survived by his children Donna Adriance (Dave) of Aston, PA, Wanda Motsko (John) of Media, PA, and Bill Buchanan (Ann) of Glen Mills, PA; his grandchildren, Pam Still (Jeff), Michelle McNamee (Jim), and Matthew Hyde (Claire); great granddaughter Mackenzie Still and his sister Phyllis Smith of Wilmington, DE.

A visitation will be held on Thursday July 14 from 10-11am followed by a memorial service at 11am at the McCrery and Harra Funeral Home, 3710 Kirkwood Highway Wilmington, Delaware 19808. Burial will be in Angel Hill Cemetery, Havre de Grace, MD. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the To send messages of condolence visit
Published in The News Journal from July 10 to July 12, 2016
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