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Anthony “Tony” Ray Buchanan


Anthony “Tony” Ray Buchanan, 59, of Versailles passed away Wednesday, September 15, 2021 at his home. He was born in Madison on April 8, 1962 the son of Paul R. and Joyce Lee Buchanan.


Survivors include his mother Joyce Buchanan of Versailles; sisters Andrea (Phil) Richter of Versailles and Carly Buchanan of Humble, Texas; three brothers Jeff Buchanan of Versailles, Cody (Tracy) Buchanan of Holton, and Casey (Erica) Buchanan of Versailles; Nephews Andrew Richter of Versailles, Alex Buchanan (Matt Murga) of Indianapolis, and Brogan, Luke, and Benjamin Buchanan of Versailles; nieces Megan (Josh) Hale of Indianapolis, and Dylan and Aubrey Buchanan of Versailles; great nephew Thomas Joseph Hale of Indianapolis. He was preceded in death by his father Paul R Buchanan, Brother Charles and his son Brandon Anthony Buchanan. Tony attended South Ripley High School and later received his GED. He was a bricklayer by trade.


Tony’s wishes were to be cremated and there will be no services. Donations may be made to the donor’s choice in care of the Stratton-Karsteter Funeral Home in Versailles.