YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Nancy A. Kendall, 86, passed away peacefully, Thursday, February 9, 2017.
Nancy was born on May 5, 1930 in Youngstown, the daughter of George A. and Rose (Timmerman) Schilling.
She married Duane Kendall on July 30, 1948, with whom she had seven children.
Nancy graduated from The Rayen School in 1948.
She lived in the area her whole life and was a homemaker.
In her spare time she had her own business, Knits by Nancy, where she crocheted items and sold them at craft shows. Nancy loved music, crocheting and socializing with everyone around.
She was an active member of St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church where she also pinched pirohy for years.
Her greatest joy was spending time with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She leaves to cherish her memory, her son, Ralph M. Kendall of Liberty, Ohio; her daughters, Gwen (Donald) Graber of McLean, Virginia and Jeanette (Dale) Kocher of Poland, Ohio; nine grandchildren, Joshua (Sue) Kendall, Joel (Lorin) Kendall, Jennifer Graber (Alex) Anvari, Crystal Link, Kyle Kendall, Christopher (Andrea) Kocher, Amber (Corey) Richards, Lauren Kocher and Nathaniel Kendall along with nine great-grandchildren.
Besides her parents, Nancy was preceded in death by her husband, Duane Kendall; sons, Mark Kendall, Keith Kendall, Carl Kendall and Neil Kendall; brothers, Robert and Jack Schilling and a sister, Rosemary Woytek.
There will be a memorial service for family and friends to celebrate Nancy’s life at the Clemente Funeral Home in Struthers on Sunday, February 12 from 4:00 – 4:30 p.m.
Calling Hours are immediately following from 4:30 – 6:00 p.m.
Arrangements handled by Clemente Funeral Homes.