Eleanor "Nancy" Pierce
SPRINGFIELD: Eleanor “Nancy” Pierce, 70 of Springfield, died at 5:40 am, Wednesday, May 18, 2011 at St. John’s Hospice. She was born October 22, 1940 in Springfield, to Charles and Margaret Yoggerst Fox.
Her parents; two sisters and two brothers preceded her in death.
Survivors include one daughter, Zana (D.J.) Williams of Dayhoyt, KY; one son, James Tod (Tracey) Pierce of Springfield; six grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; one sister, Therese Steilberg of Louisville, KY and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Nancy was a member of the American Lung Cancer Society, as a lung cancer survivor and also a member of the American Heart Association. She loved being outdoors, sewing and was a great animal lover.
The family will host a memorial gathering 2 – 4 p.m. Sunday, May 22, 2011 at Rochester Christian Church.