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Claire Louise Parker Buchanan
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Birth: Nov. 3, 1923
Rock County
Wisconsin, USA
Death: May 6, 2010
Rock County
Wisconsin, USA

Claire Louise (Parker) Buchanan, 86, Janesville, died on Thursday, May 6, 2010, at Mercy Hospital. She was born in Janesville on Nov. 3, 1923, the daughter of Philip and Olive (Corneau) Parker. She had been a Janesville resident all of her life. Claire graduated from Janesville High School in 1941, and attended College in Milwaukee and Madison. She married Robert L. "Bucky" Buchanan in Janesville on Feb. 16, 1946, and he preceded her in death on Sept. 21, 2003. She was a member of First Presbyterian Church, Janesville, and the Elks Ladies. Claire is survived by her two sons, Philip (Diane) Buchanan of Tulum, Mexico, and Robert S. Buchanan of Janesville; daughter, Barbara Grochowski of Chesapeake, VA; eight grandchildren: Jennifer (Craig) Penttinen and Adam (Jen) York of Norfolk, VA, Lisa Buchanan of Janesville, Robert C. Buchanan of Somerville, MA, Sarah Buchanan of Austin, TX, Carie (fiancÚ, Jason Waugh) Buchanan of Janesville, Emily and Mitchell Buchanan of Clinton; one great-grandchild, Grant Penttinen of Chesapeake, VA; and sister-in-law, Helen (Buchanan) Extrom of Janesville. She was preceded in death by her parents and husband. (Janesville Gazette May 10, 2010)
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  Philip H Parker (1893 - 1964)
  Olive M Corneau Parker (1885 - 1970)
  Robert L. Buchanan (1925 - 2003)
Oak Hill Cemetery
Rock County
Wisconsin, USA
Created by: Sue
Record added: May 10, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 52191927
Claire Louise <i>Parker</i> Buchanan
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 Added: May. 10, 2010

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