- Grove City, Pennsylvania

April 28, 2010

Dawn Patricia Caldwell

Sharon woman was caregiver, enjoyed fishing

Allied News

SHARON — Obituary was published April 24, 2010.

Dawn Patricia Caldwell of 93 Second Ave., Sharon, passed away unexpectedly at 6 a.m. Wednesday, April 21, 2010, in her home after a brief illness. She was 59.

Ms. Caldwell was born Jan. 16, 1951, in Sharon to James and Anna Mary Weller Caldwell.

She attended Sharon schools and was a caregiver for local elderly persons.

Dawn enjoyed fishing and spending time with her family and friends. She was of the Catholic faith.

Surviving are: her companion, David P. “Buck” Buchanan Sr., at home; three sons, Jonathan C. Caldwell and his wife Dana, Washington state; Steven P. Caldwell and his wife Dawn, Cortland; and Jeffrey J. Caldwell and his wife Darlene, Sharpsville; a stepdaughter, Renae L. Buchanan, Greenville; two stepsons, David P. Buchanan Jr.; and Brian E. Buchanan and his wife Lisa; and a sister, Cheryl A. and her husband John Ser, all Sharon; and a brother, Philip F. Caldwell and his wife Deb, Columbus, Ohio.

Dawn also leaves a special niece, Michelle Hazuda, Mercer; six grandchildren; and 11 stepgrandchildren and a stepgreat-grandchild.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by three sisters, Suzanne Molaskey, Nona Sumner and Julia Young; and her brother, James Caldwell.

Friends are invited to call from 5 p.m. to time of service Monday (4-26-10) in Harold W. Stevenson Funeral Home, 264 E. State St., Sharon. Condolences may be e-mailed to

Memorial service at 7 p.m. Monday in the funeral home with the Rev. William Meyer, senior interim pastor of Covenant Presbyterian Church, Sharon, officiating.

Cremation services provided by Creekside Cremation Service, Ellwood City.

Memorial contributions may be made to Humane Society of Mercer County Inc., 3005 E. State St., Hermitage, PA 16148.