Nancy C. Wamsley

Obituary for Nancy C. Wamsley

June 8, 1927 - February 3, 2013
Rocky River, Ohio | Age 85


Nancy C. Wamsley (nee Calhoun), 85, passed away February 3, 2013. A long time resident of Rocky River, Mrs. Wamsley was a 1945 graduate of Laurel School, and a 1949 graduate of Skidmore College. After graduation, her career took her to Pickands Mather Corporation where she was the administrative assistant to Pete Hoyt.

She was a board member of the Children's Aide Society, involved with the Alumni of both Laurel and Skidmore schools, a member of the Women's Committee of the Cleveland Orchestra and active in the Great Lakes Theatre Company. Nancy was a long standing member of the Westwood Country Club, where she was a ladies golf champion. Among her favorite activities was being around her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Beloved wife of the late James; devoted step-mother of Jim Wamsley III (Chris) and Diana Stromberg (Gene); dearest sister of the late Jean Wanhainen (John Peter Wanhainen, surviving) and loving aunt of George (Joyce), John (Angela) and Dan Wanhainen; grandmother of Winston Stromberg (Julie), Betsy Stromberg (Todd Claybaugh), Bryan Wamsley, Katie Wamsley Wozniak (Christopher); great-grandmother of Andersen Wozniak and Thurston Stromberg; great aunt of George Jr., Kelsey, Jack and David Wanhainen.

Memorial contributions may be made to Rocky River United Methodist Church, 19414 Detroit Road, Rocky River, OH 44116, or Laurel School, 1 Lyman Circle, Shaker Heights, OH 44122 or Skidmore College, 815 N. Broadway, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866. Private Interment at Lakewood Park Cemetery. Memorial Service will be held at 2:00pm on Saturday February 9 at Rocky River United Methodist Church. 440-333-9774

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Lakewood Park Cemetery
22025 Detroit Rd.
Rocky River, OH

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