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Helen P. Buchanan, 69, of Willshire, Ohio, died at 5:39 a.m. Monday in Adams Memorial Hospital.
She was born on February 3, 1942 in Hyden, Kentucky, to Buck and Mary Ann Sheppard Van Over, who are deceased.
She married J. Alvin Buchanan on April 23, 1961, in Southside Church of Christ at Fort Wayne. He survives.
Helen was a member of Fort Recovery Church of Christ in Fort Recovery, Ohio.
Other survivors are two daughters, Lynette Hirschy of Mendon, Ohio, and Louise Buchanan of Willshire; two sisters; one brother; three grandchildren, Sillena Hirschy, Ellicia Hirschy, and Lauren Buchanan; and two great-grandchildren, Paige Hirschy and Braxton Hirschy.
One daughter, Lori Ann Buchanan, is deceased.
Funeral services will be held at 11:30 a.m. Thursday in Zwick and Jahn Funeral Home, Decatur, with burial in Willshire Cemetery.
Visiting hours are 2-8 p.m. Wednesday and 10:30-11:30 a.m. Thursday in Zwick and Jahn Funeral Home.
Preferred memorials are to Fort Recovery Church of Christ.