Marylin Sue Buchanan, 74, of Mount Vernon, Illinois passed away at 4:30 P.M. April 28, 2019 at SSM Health Good Samaritan Hospital in Mount Vernon, Illinois. She was born May 23, 1945 in Mount Vernon, Illinois to the late Joseph McCandrew and Mary (Poston) McCandrew. She married Owen Lee Buchanan in February of 1960. They were blessed with 44 years of marriage until he preceded her in death in July of 2004.
Marylin is survived by her daughter, Twila Sue Mann of Mount Vernon, Illinois; son, Owen Lee Buchanan, Jr. of Mount Vernon, Illinois; two grandchildren; two great grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews; sister, Barbara Buchanan of Mount Vernon, Illinois; and brother, Eddie McCandrew of Mount Vernon, Illinois.
Marylin was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Owen Lee Buchanan; two brothers, Joe McCandrew and Bill McCandrew; and two sisters, Maxine Phelps and Zolene McCandrew.
Marylin was a home maker. She will be missed dearly by all who knew her.
A private inurnment will be held at a later Date at Bethel Memorial Cemetery in Mount Vernon, Illinois.
Call Hughey Funeral Home at 618-242-3348 or visit hugheyfh.com for further information.