Patricia Buchanan went to be with the Lord on December 5, 2008. She was surrounded by her loving family.
She was born July 31, 1925, in Springfield, MO. She was preceded in death by Charles Buchanan.
She worked as a nurse for 25 years. She was known and loved for telling great stories of growing up on a dairy farm and for her cooking. She loved to play bingo.
She is survived by her companion of five years, David Adamson; daughters Gail McNight of Bellville, IL, Rhonda Schanacky of Redlake Falls, MN, Carol Bacchi of Bullhead City, AZ, and Mary Lindskog of Fallbrook; seven grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
She will be greatly missed.
Services will be held on January 9 at 2:30 p.m. at Mission San Luis Rey with Pastor Phil Tukua officiating.