Norman  Buchanan

Obituary of Norman Buchanan

Buchanan, Norman Eugene – passed away on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at Bluewater Health in Sarnia at age 78. Norm was predeceased by his best friend and wife Anne: they enjoyed 50 years of marriage on their farm outside Forest and their retired life outside of Grand Bend. Cherished father of: Sandy (Dave) Wilmering of Waterloo, Janice (Randy) Williams of Grand Bend, Julie (Dennis) Fetter of Teeswater, David (Nadine) Buchanan of Bosanquet, and Susan Buchanan of Kincardine. He will be missed by five beloved grandchildren: Noelle, Erin, and Noah Wilmering, Ceceilia and Genevieve Buchanan, as well as step-grandson Travis Fetter. Also survived by his brother Donald (Grace) Buchanan, sisters Dorothy (Nick) Dahm and Ilene (Roy) Vardy, nephew Scott, nieces Pam and Lisa, and predeceased by one nephew Mark. Norm was also predeceased by his parents Eugene and Evelyn (Watson) Buchanan of Bosanquet.  Norm was devoted to his family and always put them before himself.  He also loved his church family, being and working outside, and watching or feeding his birds. A visitation will be held Friday evening, November 17, 2017, from 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm at DENNING’S OF FOREST, 9 James Street South, Forest. The Funeral Service will be held at St. James Presbyterian Church in Forest on Saturday, November 18, 2017, at 11:00 a.m., with a second visitation at 10:00 a.m. preceding the service. For those who wish, donations may be made to St. James Presbyterian Church or St. Joseph Hospice in lieu of flowers.  Online condolences may be left at www.denning.ca