Nancy Budd Edick

January 11, 1920 ‒ December 22, 2011

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Nancy Budd Edick, age 91, of Mount Vernon passed away on Thursday, December 22, 2011 at Knox Community Hospital. She was born on January 11, 1920 in Mount Vernon, daughter of the late Edmund S. and Helen I. (Collins) Budd.

Nancy was a 1937 graduate of Mount Vernon City Schools and received her Bachelor’s Degree from Mather College of Western Reserve University in 1941. She was member of the Phi Beta Kappa Sorority at Western Reserve University. Nancy retired from the Mount Vernon City Schools as the Art Supervisor. Nancy was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Mount Vernon and was involved with many church activities. She was a past President of the Sorosis Club, a member of the Community Concert Board, a past board member of the Knox County Historical Society and the Empire Area Historical Society in Michigan. Nancy also served on the Board of Directors at the YMCA.

Nancy is survived by her husband of over 69 years, George W. Edick, daughters, Judith H. Budd of Madras, OR, Jane E. Britt of Pijancker, Netherlands, Mary Ellen Hargrove of Medina, and Martha E. DeLong of Auckland, New Zealand; sons, Geoffrey A. Edick of Glenmoore, PA and Dr. James L. Edick of Mount Vernon; 15 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, Nancy was preceded in death by a brother, George E. Budd.

The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. until the time of a memorial service celebrating the life of Nancy at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, December 27, 2011 at the First Presbyterian Church, 106 North Gay St., Mount Vernon with Rev. Jonathan Fettig officiating. Inurnment will follow in Mound View Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the First Presbyterian Church or the organization of your choice.

Private expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at

The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Nancy Budd Edick.