Nancy J. Wahl, 81, residing in Sandusky, passed away early Sunday morning May 5, 2013, in Providence Care Center following a lengthy illness.
She was born April 22, 1932, in Sandusky, to Edwin J. and Ethel (Walburn) Uhl. Nancy attended St. Mary’s High School.
She was employed by Mark’s Meat Market and Esmond Dairy for several years. She was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church. In her spare time, Nancy enjoyed cooking, watching cooking shows and soap operas, and especially loved spending time with her family.
Nancy is survived by her loving husband, Richard D. Wahl, whom she married August 20, 1948; her two sons, Rick (Arlene) of Sandusky and Doug (Nichole) Wahl of Marblehead; six grandchildren, Chad, Josh, Jacob, Kari, Ashley, and Anthony; eight great-grandchildren, Wednesday, Amanda, Alex, Curtis, Megan, Owen, Collin, and Madyson; two sisters, Rosemary Jarrett, and Rita Koelsch; daughter-in-law, Sue Wahl of Lorain; many nieces, nephews, and other family members.
Including her parents, Nancy was preceded in death by her son, James Wahl; and three siblings, Betty Connors, Phyllis Schaefer, and Robert Uhl.
Friends may call 4-7 p.m. Tuesday, May 7, at Groff Funeral Home and Crematory, 1607 E. Perkins Ave., Sandusky. A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be 10 a.m. Wednesday May 8, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 429 Central Ave. Sandusky. Burial will be at Meadow Green Memorial Park at a later date.
Memorials may be made to The American Heart Association, 3540 Secor Road, Toledo, OH 43601, Providence Care Center, 2025 Hayes Ave., Sandusky, OH 44870, or to Stein Hospice Services, 1200 Sycamore Line Sandusky, OH 44870.