|Birth: ||Jan. 16, 1944|
|Death: ||Jan. 20, 2009|
The funeral for Geraldine K. "Gerry" Buchanan will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Our Savior's Lutheran Church in Spring Valley, with the Rev. Laura Fladten and Chaplain Danielle Bartz officiating. Her body will be cremated following the service, and burial will be at a later date.
Gerry Buchanan, 65, of Spring Valley, died Tuesday (Jan. 20, 2009) at her home, following a lengthy battle with ALS.
Geraldine Moreland was born Jan. 16, 1944, in West Concord, where she attended school through the 11th grade. She married Floyd Lecy, divorcing after 12 years of marriage. On Aug. 4, 1972, she married Ed Buchanan in Sioux Falls, S.D. She enjoyed playing bingo, scratching lottery tickets, and especially spending time with her family and friends.
Survivors include her husband, Ed; four children, David (Paula) Lecy, Tony (Tammy) Lecy, Penny (Gary) Nolta and Troy (Amy) Buchanan, all of Spring Valley; 15 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; her parents, Harold and Evelyn (Phelps) Moreland of West Concord; and seven siblings, Patty (Ed) Stoltenberg of Denver, Richard Bennett of Plainview, Mary (Steve) Blaisdell of Jackson, N.J., Janice (Keith) Applequist and Sharon (Bruce) Norton, both of Rochester, Diane (Greg) Zelinske of O'Fallen, Ill., and Merlin (Carol) Moreland of West Concord. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Jenny; and a brother, Bob.
Friends may call from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday at Hindt Funeral Home in Spring Valley, and an hour before the service Saturday at the church.
Spring Valley Cemetery
Created by: Martha Berryman
Record added: Aug 17, 2012
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