Katherine Kitty E. Buckhannon

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, August 3, 2005

Katherine &uot;Kitty&uot; E. Buckhannon, 73, of the 500 block of McLean Street, passed away on Friday, July 29, 2005, at a local hospital. She was born in Southampton County on July 25, 1932, and was a long time resident of Portsmouth. She was predeceased by her parents, Emmitt E. Green and Getty Coggsdale Green, and a daughter Linda Sue Moegenberg; and a brother, E.C. Green. She was a wife, and a homemaker, as well as being previously employed by Opportunities for the Blind at the Norfolk Naval Shipyard, and Starband Inc. of Portsmouth.

She is survived by her husband, Roger &uot;Buck&uot; Buckhannon; a daughter, Barbara Ann Horne and Richard of Sunbury, N.C.; two sons, Bruce Moegenberg and wife, Cynthia of Suffolk, and Frederick Moegenberg and wife, Lana of Alabama; and a brother, Richard Green of Florida; eight grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2005 in Sturtevant Funeral Home, Portsmouth Boulevard Chapel. The Rev. Alan Barajikian will officiate.

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Burial will immediately follow the service at Olive Branch Cemetery. The family received friends at the funeral home Tuesday evening from 6:30 to 8 p.m.