December, 1, 2010
DAVENPORT — Vanessa D. Buchanan, 57, of Davenport, died Friday, November 26, 2010, in Des Moines, Iowa. Funeral services will be held at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, December 2, 2010, at the Runge Mortuary Chapel. Visitation will be for one hour prior to the service time. Burial will be at Fairmount Cemetery. Memorials can be made to the daughters. Online condolences may be made atwww.rungemortuary.com.
Vanessa was born August 9, 1953, in Helena, Arkansas, the daughter of Elba and Mildred (Schillings) Oldham. She loved spending time with her family and Sassie, her dog.
Those left to honor her memory are daughters, Darci (James) Toppert, Amy (Richard) Schellenberg, Heather (Bryan) Buchanan, and Cayla (Patrick) Rynerson; grandchildren, Christopher, Karissa, Hunter, Austin, and Alexis; one sister, Sherry (Mike) Pancrazio; one brother, William (Linda) Oldham; and special friend, Marvin Jack.
She was preceded in death by her parents, sister, Virginia Epps, and brothers, James Tomas Oldham and Raymond Edward Oldham.