Richard S. Buchanan, 68, died September 28, 1998 in Mesa, Arizona.

He was born January 12, 1930 in Richfield, Utah, to Golden R. and Thelma S. Buchanan. He married Ruthann Ritchie. His business career was in banking and in the automobile business in Utah and Arizona.Survivors: his wife, Ruthann; a former wife, Rigmor, and seven children, (John) Larsen, Janice (Gary) Culley, Vahl (Colleen), Richard Dee (Connie), Dianne (David) Ladd; and, Richard (Shelly) and Rebecca (Edward), Mesa; 18 grandchildren, two great-grandchildren; brothers, Dohn R. and Thayne G. and foster sister, Helen (Kenneth) Hall.

Memorial services will be Friday, October 2 at 11 a.m. in the LDS Kimball Stake Center, 1266 South 32nd Street, Mesa, Arizona.

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