Ruth E. Buchanan

Ms. Ruth E. Buchanan, 65, of 171 Buchanan Lane Titusville passed away at 4:45 PM on Thursday, April 20, 2017, at UPMC Northwest in Seneca.

Ruth was born on February 18, 1952, in Titusville to the late Norris J. Buchanan and Gertrude Janet Skelley Buchanan.

She was a graduate of Oil City High School, class of 1970.

Ruth was formerly employed by Cross Creek Resort and most recently Oil Valley Physical Therapy. She also operated a daycare service for many children over the years who referred to her as “Aunt Ruthie.”

She was a member of Mt. Carmel Tabernacle in Dempseytown.

Ruth loved being around children and taking care of her animals.

She is survived by a brother, Paul J. Buchanan and wife Susan of Titusville; a sister, Gloria J. Buchanan of Titusville; a nephew, Douglas Buchanan and wife Tina of Titusville; a great-niece, Amanda Buchanan and fiancé Michael Cone of Columbus, OH; and several cousins, step-nieces and nephews.

Friends may call at the Mt. Carmel Tabernacle 128 Wallaceville Rd., Titusville, PA 16354 on Monday from 2 to 4 with the funeral service to follow conducted by Rev. Dana Lewis, officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Mt. Carmel Tabernacle.

Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Gordon B. Garrett Funeral Home 303 N. Washington St., Titusville, PA 16354. If you would like to leave a condolence for the family go to