Nancy J. Beatty

August 13, 1936 ‒ June 13, 2005

Howard, Ohio

Nancy J. Beatty, age 68, of Howard, Ohio, died unexpectedly Monday morning, June 13, 2005 at MedCentral Mansfield Hospital.

She was born in Natrona Heights, Pennsylvania on August 13, 1936 to the late Wilbur and Wilda (Andre) Oaks. Nancy graduated from Bexley High School Class of 1954. She worked within the business offices of Grady Hospital as a billing manager. She was a member of the Danville United Methodist Church and a former member of the First Presbyterian Church of Delaware.

On November 26, 1955, she married her husband of 47 years, Frank E. Beatty, who preceded her in death on August 5, 2003. They shared their life together in Columbus, Delaware, where they resided from 1970 to 1987, and also Howard where they lived in the Apple Valley Community.

Nancy found joy in life through bird watching, tending to her garden, and making and shopping for crafts. She also loved visiting with and spoiling her grandchildren.

She is survived by her daughter: Cheryl (Rich) Felton of Delaware, 3 sons: Doug (Rosie) Beatty of Indonesia, Todd (Brenda) Beatty of Delaware, and Keith (Patty) Beatty of Johnstown, grandchildren: Nathan and Hunter Felton, Grant, Jake, Abby, Halle, and Joseph Beatty, and a sister: Margie (Robert) Szaniszlo of Cleveland Heights.

Friends may call Thursday from 6 – 8 p.m. at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, SR 36, Delaware. Graveside funeral services will be held Friday at 10:30 a.m. at Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens in Columbus, with Rev. Douglas E. Sweet officiating.

Memorial contributions can be made to the American Diabetes Association, 937 High St., Worthington, Ohio 43085.

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