PRESQUE ISLE - Philip R. Buchanan 88 passed away Thursday June 4, 2015 at a Presque Isle health care facility. He was born December 1, 1926 in Presque Isle, the son of Earl and Madalyn (Rediker) Buchanan.
He served in the U.S. Army. Phil worked for Agway, Inc. and retired after 32 years. He continued to work at his home on small engines for his family and friends.
He is survived by his wife Barbara (Clark) Buchanan of Presque Isle, his children; Robert Buchanan of Portland, OR. Deborah Saucier and Lori Sharpe, both of Presque Isle, Lisa Moriata of Elgin, TX and Mark Buchanan of Portland OR. Six grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren, 5 step children; Jackie Webber of FL. Debra Watananuchit of Presque Isle, Lorri Rodgers of FL. Michael McHugh of Cornith, and Kellie Currier of NH., 12 Step grandchildren, 11 step great grandchildren. Several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a son Stephen Buchanan, his parents, and 4 sisters Marjorie Bishop, Patricia Buchanan, Marilyn Tardie, and Delores Raymond.
A graveside service with Military honors will be held 2 PM Tuesday at Fairmount Cemetery, Presque Isle with Rev. Larry Palmer officiating. Online condolences may be expressed at www.duncan-graves.com