Brighton, MA — Born July 30, 1950, in Gloucester, Massachusetts. Died February 19, 2014, in Haverhill, surrounded by loving family who will miss her dearly. She will be remembered as a talented hairdresser, cook, craftswoman, and florist. Nancy was very family-oriented and was relied upon to keep her extended family connected.
The family wishes to extend its gratitude to the staff of Wingate Healthcare in Brighton and Haverhill and the Merrimack Valley Hospice for their compassionate care.
She was preceded in death by her father, Jack. She is survived by her mother, Nina of Virginia, and sisters, Margaret (Mike) Pellney of Michigan; Marianne Leavitt of Maine; Michele (Brian) Kelleher of Haverhill; and Diane (Robert) Weir of Westford; and her brothers, Philip of Virginia, Ben (Patricia) of Michigan; James (Frank) of California; and Paul (Priscilla) of Virginia. She is also survived by 11 nieces and nephews.
ARRANGEMENTS: A private ceremony was held at Union Cemetery in Amesbury. Contributions to Nancy's memory may be made to On The Rise, www.ontherise.org or CaringBridge, www.caringbridge.org. Condolences to her family may be made at www.paulcrogersandsons.com.