In Loving

Stephen Lawrence Buchanan

May 29, 1951 – Dec. 17, 2019

Stephen Lawrence Buchanan, 68, of Richmond, passed away on December 17.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Donald and Frances Buchanan, and his twin brother, John. Survivors include his wife of 42 years, Linda Duffield Buchanan; daughter, Julie Buchanan, and her husband, Steven Traverso; granddaughter, Elena Traverso; sister, Linda Freeman, and her husband, Blake.

In life, Stephen was a kind soul and a friend to all animals. His beloved dog, Chewy, was always by his side. He was a 1970 graduate of Hermitage High School and served in the U.S. Marine Corps. He loved music.

A celebration of life will be held at a later date.

To memorialize Stephen, please consider a financial contribution to Toys For Tots, an organization he intended to support this Christmas.