SALEM - Craig A. Buchanan, 64, of Salem, died at 1:21 a.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2012 at the Salem Community Hospital.
He was born March 3, 1948 in Salem, Ohio, the son of Doreen Brubaker.
He attended West Branch High School and owned and operated the Buchanan Tobacco Shop in Myrtle Beach, S.C. He had previously worked for MPI Labels for 25 years.
His wife, Karen (Murray) Buchanan, whom he married June 8, 1991, survives him along with two sons, Michael (Belinda) Buchanan of Berlin Center and Kristofer (Jenny) Sekely of Charleston, S.C; a daughter, Ashley Sekely of Salem; four grandchildren, Cooper. Makenzie, Atalie and Lily.
Memorial service will be held at 11 am on Monday, Dec. 31, 2012 at the Stark Memorial Funeral Home with Father Robert Edwards officiating.