Brock Buchanan

Brock John Buchanan

1940 - 2020

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Obituary of Brock John Buchanan

Brock John Buchanan passed away on May 11, 2020, at age 79, from covid-19. He was predeceased by his parents, Margaret May (Archer) Buchanan and Rupert Rochester Buchanan, and his older brother, Rupert Buchanan. He will be dearly missed by his wife, Delphie, brother Blair, daughters Holly, Kim, and Kit, grandchildren Zachary and Azalea, and many relatives in Alberta, Ontario, Tanzania, South Africa, and the US. He lived a full life, running a spice- and oil-trading business, speaking three languages, travelling the globe, playing tennis, hiking the Bruce Trail, and enjoying time with his many friends. When pandemic restrictions are lifted, a ceremony will be held at St. Philip’s Cemetery in Weston, Ontario. In lieu of flowers, donations to coronavirus relief in Tanzania would be greatly appreciated. Those interested in donating can do so directly under the "Donations" tab on this webpage or cheques can be mailed to: Friends of Amani Canada 49 Elm Avenue Toronto, Ontario M4W1N6 (please have the donor write a note that this is a gift in honour of Brock Buchanan) Alternatively, donations can be made to the Go Fund Me Page with tax receipts issued immediately. The link to be used would be This leads you to Go Fund Me Page.