Paul S. Buchanan, of Hermitage, passed away Sunday morning, Nov. 12, 2017, in Hospitality Care Center, where he was a resident for the past six years. He was 52.
Paul was born Jan. 1, 1965, in Sharon, a son of Joseph E. and Pearl L. (Gilliland) Buchanan.
He was a lifelong area resident and a graduate of Sharon High School. Paul was employed by ARC of Mercer County-MCAR until 2011. He loved bowling and participating in the MCAR Special Olympics. He was also an avid sports fan, particularly for the Pittsburgh Steelers, Pirates and Penguins.
Paul was known for his quiet and kind personality and was blessed to have enjoyed a loving family and many special friends.
Surviving is a sister, Joan Zaremba and her husband, Ronald, of Hubbard; a brother, David J. Buchanan and his wife, Nancy, of Hermitage; a niece, Kimmy; and nephews, Eric and David. Paul was preceded in death by his parents; and an infant sister, Karen Sue Buchanan.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to the First Assembly of God, 1455 N. Keel Ridge Road, Hermitage, PA 16148.
Paul S., 52, of Hermitage.
Calling hours: 5 p.m. until the time of service Tuesday (11-14-17) in J. BRADLEY McGONIGLE FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY INC., 1090 E. State St., Sharon. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.McGonigleFuneralHomeandCrematory.com.
Service: Funeral at 7 p.m. Tuesday (11-14-17) in the funeral home, with the Rev. Kenneth Martin, pastor of First Assembly of God, Hermitage, officiating.
Interment: Millbank Cemetery, Fredonia.
Published on November 13, 2017