George Washington Buchanan-Obituary-17 Mar 1948

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George Washington Buchanan-Obituary-17 Mar 1948 - OBITUARY G«org« W. Buchanan. , George...
OBITUARY G«org« W. Buchanan. , George Washington Buchanan, a' :etired sand plant worker, died at us home in Mapleton on Tuesday, March 16, 1948, at 11 p. m, He had been In failing health for. several years, but had been seriously ill for th« past thre« veeks. A son of James E. and latherine A. (Myers) Buchanan, he was born at Reed's Gap, JUniata bounty, on November 28, 1872. He was twice married. The irst union was with Ada Mc- Vtullen of Mapleton who died in .928. His second marriage in 1937 was with May Robley of Mapleton. He' is survived by his wife and .he following children: Cloyd Buchanan; Viola (Mrs. Robert Anderson);. Grace (Mrs. Stewart Vanada); Martha (Mrs. Ernest <ylor); Albertice Buchanan, all of Mapleton and Edna (Mrs, Robert libson) of Yeagertown. One son, 'larence, preceded him in death. These brothers also survive: Samuel H. Buchanan, Henry M. Buchanan and. Albert Buchanan,, all of Lewistown; James F. Buchanan of Mapleton and Edward W. Buchanan of Mapleton, R. D. The deceased was a member of :he Evangelical United Brethren 'hutch at Mapleton. He was a charter member of Washington Camp No. 59, P. O. S. of A'., at Mapleton. He was an employe of the Pennsylvania Glass Sand Corporation Corporation at Mapleton from 1933 until lis retirement several years ago. Funeral services will be held on Saturday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock at the Evangelical United Brethren Church in Mapleton. The Rev. James Strohm will officiate and interment will be made in the Mapleton I. O. O. F. Cemetery by reen's funeral service, Huntingdon. Huntingdon. Friends may call at the Buchanan home after noon on Thursday until noon on Saturday ,vhen the body will be taken to the church. • in

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  1. The Daily News,
  2. 17 Mar 1948, Wed,
  3. Page 12

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