Beverly  Buchanan
Beverly Buchanan, 89, of Meadville passed away February 7, 2019 at Meadville Medical Center in Meadville, PA. She was born on December 1, 1929 in Meadville. Daughter of Paschal and Grace Voorhies Sanzari. She married Willard C. Buchanan in 1947 and he preceded her in death on January 17, 2007. Beverly was employed at Talon as an inspector and also as a seasonal employee at Morco in Cochranton. She was a member of the Milledgeville Presbyterian Church as well as a member of Active Aging, Inc. She enjoyed volunteering at Meadville Senior Center. Beverly also enjoyed flower and vegetable gardening and freezing her homegrown produce. She loved music and completing word puzzles, but most importantly, she loved spending time with her grandchildren whom she babysat.
She is survived by her children: Daniel Buchanan and his wife Jane of Meadville. Janis Welsh of Concord, North Carolina and Lori Keltz and her husband George of Meadville.
Grandchildren: Daniel J. Buchanan of Erie, Amy Wheeler and her husband, Dave of Meadville, Kerry Stadtmiller and her husband, Shawn of Meadville, Penny Welsh of Concord, North Carolina, and Kasey Keltz and Sarah Blackwelder of Meadville. Great Grandchildren: Zach Stadtmiller, Kaidyn and Keira Blackwelder and several nieces and nephews. Beverly is also survived by a brother Philip Sanzari of Prescott Valley, Arizona.
Beverly was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and two brothers, Victor and Ronald Sanzari. She was also preceded in death by a brother in law, Jim Dignall and five sisters in law: Ailene Sanzari, Evelyn Sanzari, Ada Mae Free, Ruth Dignall and Ruth Sanzari. Friends and family may attend calling on Saturday, February 9, 2019 from 2 to 4 at Dickson Family Funeral Home, Inc., 123 S. Franklin St. Cochranton, PA 16314. The funeral will be at 4:00pm with Rev. Brian Ennis Of Milledgeville Presbyterian Church presiding. Interment will be in Cochranton Cemetery.
Published on February 7, 2019


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