Mina Buchanan, 97, who lived in St. Francisville, died on Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at her residence. She was born on June 4, 1923 in Reeman, Michigan, the Crocheter In Training Limited Shirt, hoodie, tank top, sweater daughter of Thomas and Johanna (Roossinck) Van Holstyn. She married Clement I. Buchanan on 6 August 1943 and he married her on 15 December 2012.
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Mina is a homewife, and a great tailor, knitter and hooker. She has also edited the Christian calendar daily for more than 20 years. Together with her husband, she enjoys traveling abroad for work. She was a loving mother and grandmother, loyal to the Lord and her Savior. Her family will remember her cheerful attitude, despite the Crocheter In Training Limited Shirt, hoodie, tank top, sweater debilitating health problems she faces.
Before her death were: her parents; husband; two daughters, Rebecca Buchanan and Rose Jacobsen; an older brother, Walter Van Holstyn; and three sisters, Hilga Buchanan, Mary Sneathen and Christine Wilson.
Survivors include: her four children, Doug Buchanan and his wife, Barbara in St. Francisville; Joan Pascoe and her husband, Paul in Perth, Canada; Arthur Buchanan and his wife, Elsa of St. Francisville; and Eileen Adkins and her husband, Neil in Tehachapi, California; an older sister, Lois Klassen and her husband, Ralph in Aberdeen, Idaho; a son-in-law, Douglas Jacobsen of Indio, California; 19 grandchildren; and 38 great-grandchildren.
The grave service will be conducted on Saturday, October 24, 2020 at 2 p.m. CST at Buchanan Cemetery, located six miles south in Lawrenceville on Illinois Route 1. Extended family and friends were invited into a drive-through visitation on Saturday from 12.30pm until 1.30pm CST at Emmons-Macey and Steffey Funeral Home in Lawrenceville. Please go to the Crocheter In Training Limited Shirt, hoodie, tank top, sweater funeral home from south of 12th Street, and you will be guided by the staff to pass under the eaves.