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Obituary for Nancy Virginia Nelson

In Loving Memory of Nancy Virginia Nelson
June 10, 2019

Nancy Virginia Nelson went to be with the Lord on June 10, 2019 in The Villages, FL. She was a resident of Leesburg, FL and Mexico, NY. She was the daughter of Raymond & Bernadetta Alder who are both deceased. She was born July 16, 1943 in Oswego, NY.

She is survived by her husband Richard W. Nelson, sisters Donna (Gary) Barnett, Carole Dann and brother Francis (Dian) Alder; her brother Albert Alder preceded her in death. She is also survived by several nieces & nephews, 8 grandchildren and one great grandson. She's also survived by her daughter Vicky Wolcik and a son Richard Wolcik Jr. and 3 step-sons Eric Nelson, Brian Nelson and Mathew (Vickie) Nelson.

Nancy attended Mexico Central School where she was active in Band and a Drum Major, winning several State Titles. She worked after graduating at Cortaland State College, BOCES of Oswego County and then New York Power Authority as a secretary to the Chief of Maintenance for 28 years. After retiring she and her husband Richard Nelson traveled extensively all over N. America, the Caribbean, S. America and Hawaii. Later in their lives they moved to the Leesburg, FL area and are members of the St. Paul's Catholic Church.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, July 8 , 2019 from St. Anne Mother of Mary Roman Catholic Church, 3352 Main Street, Mexico, NY. Calling Hours will be held on Sunday July 7, 2019 from 2-4 p.m. at the Harter Funeral Home, Inc. 9 Washington Avenue, Mexico, NY.

Donations may be made to The National Alzheimer's Association in her name.

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First Visitation

When Sunday, July 7, 2019 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Harter Funeral Home, Inc. - Mexico, NY
9 Washington Avenue
Mexico, New York 13114
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Service Information

Monday, July 8, 2019 10:00am
St. Anne Mother of Mary Roman Catholic Church
3352 Main Street
Mexico, New York 13114
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