Nellie Wynona Altic
September 19, 1916 ‒ November 04, 2005
Mt. Vernon, Ohio
Nellie Wynona (Marsh) Altic, age 89, of Mount Vernon, passed away on Friday, November 04, 2005 at her residence, surrounded by her loving family. She was born September 19, 1916 in Warren, Pennsylvania, the daughter of the late Dr. Lyman and Emmer (Burnham) Marsh. Nellie was a faithful member of the First Church of the Nazarene in Mount Vernon where she was involved in the Prime Time Senior Program. She was a Sunday School teacher and worked with the Cleveland Ministries in various ways. She created at least one hundred quilts for the homeless in Cleveland as well as many for her family and others. There is not room to elaborate adequately regarding her life as a Christian in service to her Lord. She was a pastor’s wife, a loving mother and grandmother as well as a friend and counselor to many who crossed her path.
Nellie had responsibilities with the Knox County Nutritional Services for seniors and was the lunch program site manager at the Station Break for ten years.
Surviving are her three daughters; Lois (Joe) Wilson of Westerville, Ohio, Donna (Robert) Hebets of Mount Vernon and Theresa (David) Kestly of Albuquerque, New Mexico, three sons; Ronald (Deborah) Altic of Clearwater, Florida, David Altic of Lakeside, Montana, and John (Tina) Altic of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, fourteen grandchildren and thirty-one great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Reverend Everett Altic.
Friends may call on Monday, November 7, 2005 from 5 to 8 P.M. at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon. A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, November 8, at 11:00 A.M. at the First Church of the Nazarene in Mount Vernon with
Dr. Mikel Norris officiating and Dr. Jack Archer participating. Interment will follow in Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the “Nellie Altic Memorial” for the benefit of the Sun Valley Indian School. Contributions may be sent to the First Church of the Nazarene, 807 Coshocton Ave. Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.
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