Mary L. Buchanan, 78, of Warren, PA., died Monday afternoon, December 26, 2016 at U.P.M.C. Hamot, Erie, PA., after a brief illness. She was born July 31, 1938 in Sugar Grove, PA. Mary was the daughter of Clayton A. and Katherine Gray Buchanan. She was a longtime Warren area resident. Mary was employed at G.G. Greene Enterprises, former Solar Electric and Phillips Lighting and retired as manager of the former Oh So White Laundrymat. She was a member of the Warren Eagles Aerie and a former member of the Women of the Moose Lodge 109, enjoyed bowling, Nascar and Stateline Racing, football, crocheting and playing poker.

She is survived by her 4 children – Melody R. Shaffer and husband, Allen of Clarendon, Pa., Carol Kimber, Debbie Brewer both of Jamestown, N.Y., Ken Peters and wife, Tammy of Warren, PA., 11 Grandchildren, 33 Great Grandchildren, 2 Great Great Grandchildren. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her significant other, Gerald (Pete) Pebbles, 1 Daughter – Wendy Borton, 1 Brother – Clayton Buchanan, 2 Great Granddaughters – Calista and Farrah Fiscus.

Friends may call at the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., 304 East Street, Warren, PA., on Thursday, December 29, 2016 from 2 to 4 when a funeral and committal service will be conducted by Rev. Marcus Briggs, Chaplain of the Warren General Hospital, officiating. Memorial contributions may be made through the Warren General Hospital Cancer Care Center, 2 Crescent Park, Warren, PA. 16365. E-mail condolences may be sent by visiting