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Leah J. (Fisher) Buchanan

June 27, 1931 ~ January 16, 2024 (age 92) 92 Years Old

Leah Buchanan Obituary

Leah J. Buchanan, 92, a lifelong resident of Arnold, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2024. She was born June 27, 1931, in New Kensington, to the late William and Agnes (Smith) Fisher. She was the wife of the late Francis Glenn Buchanan of 57 years who passed away in 2010. Besides her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by two brothers, John and George Fisher. She was retired from Westinghouse Research and Development Center in 1993 and was previously employed by NUMEC and the Bell Telephone Company. Leah was a voracious reader and solver of crossword puzzles and an avid traveler at home and abroad. She enjoyed attending the University of Pittsburgh Football, men's and women's Basketball, and men's soccer games as well as theatrical and musical performances, in particular those at the Pittsburgh Opera. She enjoyed spending time with family, friends and especially with her beloved sheltie, Cinnamon, who awaits her at the Rainbow Bridge. Surviving her is a son, William G. Buchanan, of Penn Hills; a sister, Mary Agnes (Fisher) Rieger, of Brackenridge; and a sister-in-law, Patricia (Buchanan) Majocha, of Guilford, Conn. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to: American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA.org). Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Monday in the GIUNTA-BERTUCCI FUNERAL HOME INC., 1509 5th Ave., Arnold, JohnPaul Bertucci, owner/supervisor. Prayers of transfer will take place at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday in the funeral home, followed by a funeral Mass at 10 a.m.in St. Joseph's R.C. Church, New Kensington. Burial will be private. To leave an online condolence, visit www.Giunta-Bertucci.com.

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Services

Visitation
Monday
January 22, 2024

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Giunta-Bertucci Funeral Home Inc.
1509 Fifth Avenue
Arnold, PA 15068

Visitation
Monday
January 22, 2024

7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Giunta-Bertucci Funeral Home Inc.
1509 Fifth Avenue
Arnold, PA 15068

Funeral Mass
Tuesday
January 23, 2024

10:00 AM
St. Joseph R.C. Church

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