Nancy J. Nissel

Nancy J. Nissel, 75, of 230 Louis Street, St. Marys, passed away Sunday, August 12, 2012 at the UPMC Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh after an illness of the past several months.

She was born May 6, 1937 in St. Marys, daughter of the late Alfred “Showy” and Frances “Pat” Meyer Gleixner.  She was a lifelong resident of the area and was a graduate of Central Catholic High School, Class of 1956.

On May 25, 1957 in the St. Mary’s Church, she married Ronald C. Nissel who preceded her in death on March 25, 2007.

She is survived by two daughters, Lou Ann (Joseph) Largey of Kersey and Denise (Durk) Simmons of Chesapeake, VA; three sons, James G. Nissel at home, Mark E. (Lisa) Nissel of St. Marys and Robert G. Nissel and his friend Beth Peters of St. Marys; seven grandchildren; two great grandchildren; two sisters, Phyllis Daly of DuBois and Patricia Wickett of St. Marys; and two brothers, Eugene H. (Alicia) Gleixner of Naples, FL and Wayne P. (Carol) Gleixner of Mt. Gretna, PA.

Besides her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Mary Patricia Nissel, who died in infancy; and a brother, Willis T. Gleixner.

Mrs. Nissel was a member of the Sacred Heart Church.

There will be no visitation.

Family and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated in the Sacred Heart Church on Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at 10:00 AM with the Rev. Eric Vogt, OSB, Pastor, officiating.  Burial will follow in the St. Mary’s Cemetery.

Memorials, if desired, may be made to the Sacred Heart Church, 325 Center Street, St. Marys, PA  15857.

Mark & Karen Aloi August 15, 2012 at 9:23 am

Jim & Family,
We are so sorry about your mother. Our prayers and thoughts are with you in this time of sorrow.

Della Kerchinski August 15, 2012 at 9:47 am

My thoughts and prayers are with your family.

Gary Cheatle August 16, 2012 at 7:12 pm

Bob and Family,
Sorry for the loss of your mother. I will keep you in my thoughts and prayers.

Bert and Paula Carr August 16, 2012 at 7:14 pm

Mark, Lisa and Family
We are so sorry for the loss of your mother. We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers.

Marilyn Schneider Bross August 19, 2012 at 10:11 am

Family of Nancy,
I am sorry for your loss. I remember Nancy as being such a nice person when I attended school with her many years ago. My prayers are with you.
Marilyn Schneider Bross, Erie, PA

Jean Harlan August 21, 2012 at 2:49 pm

We are so sorry for your loss. We send our love and prayers
for you and your family.

love always, mike and jean Harlan

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