Death Notice
  • "BUCHANAN, James: Loved son of the late John and Jessie..."
    - James BUCHANAN
    Published in: The Southland Times

BUCHANAN, James (Buck):
262476 Driver B Coy. 36th Batt. 3rd Div. 1939-1945. Passed away on Friday, February 8, 2019, at Ripponburn Home and Hospital, Cromwell, aged 97 years. Loved husband and best friend of the late Vera. Loved Dad and father-in-law of the late Ngaire, and George Bennett and Paula Holmes (Christchurch), Ken and Allison (Earnscleugh), Ron (Perth), Alison and Willie Stroud (Invercargill). Loved Grandfather Jim of Dion and Andrena (Wellington), Lee, Renee, Eva and Henry (Hokitika), Tylah (Australia), Stacey, Kate, Mikah and Cormac (Invercargill), Penny, Mark, Austin and Madison (Alexandra), Matthew and Kylie (Beaumont), Claire, Jeremy, Mia and Luca (Christchurch), Emma (England), Duncan and Hannah (Invercargill).
"Remember me as
you pass by
For as you are, so am I
Now as I am,
someday you'll be
Prepare dear friend
to follow me"
A memorial service for Jim will be held in J Fraser & Sons' Chapel, cnr Esk and Doon Streets, Invercargill on Wednesday, February 13, at 10.30am. Messages can be sent to 79 Hawley Road, Earnscleugh, RD1, Alexandra 9391.


Published in Southland Times on Feb. 11, 2019
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