Florence R. Buchanan

Posted Feb. 12, 2013, at 8:12 p.m.

BREWER – Florence Ruth (Eddy) Buchanan, 95, passed away Feb. 12, 2013, at a Brewer health care facility. She was born Dec. 21, 1917, in Lynn, Mass., the daughter of Clarence and Agnes (Morris) Eddy.

She was married to Malcolm Buchanan in 1937. He predeceased her in 1985. They had a son, Malcolm Stanley Buchanan of South Casco; and a daughter, Donna Ruth McLain of Tenants Harbor. She is also survived by six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren; a very special niece, Marilyn Grass; and her son and daughters.

At Florence’s request, there are no public services. If anyone wishes, friends may donate to Bangor Humane Society, 693 Mount Hope Ave., Bangor, ME 04401. Arrangements are entrusted to the care of Brown Funeral Home and Cremation Service Center, 34 High St., Newport. To sign an online guest book and leave written condolences, please visit www.PhilipBrownFuneralHome.com.