Newfields, NH - Nancy E. Nightingale, 59, of Scanlon Way, died July 19, 2012 at her home in Newfields, New Hampshire.
Born September 23, 1952, in Bangor, ME, she was the daughter of the late Arthur E. and Waneta (Stewart) Butler. She graduated from Brewer High School and the University of Maine at Machias. Nancy and her husband Terry started their family in Southern Maine and moved to Hampstead, NH in 1990. Nancy was employed at the Derry Montessori School, was a substitute school teacher, a volunteer, and a library aide in Hampstead.
Upon moving to Newfields, Nancy’s lifelong love for reading was the groundwork for her becoming the Library Director at the Newfields Public Library. She was also an active member of Seacoast Newcomers Club. One of her great joys was spending time with her family at their camp in Rangeley, Maine.
She is survived by her husband of 38 years, Terry Nightingale of Newfields; 2 daughters, Katherine M. Zackeroff and her husband William of Goffstown, NH, and Jessica A. Glaser and her husband Lance of Haverhill, MA. She was predeceased by her parents and her sister, Elizabeth Ann.
Visiting hours will be held on Monday, July 23rd from 6-8 p.m. at the Kent & Pelczar Funeral Home, 77 Exeter Street, Newmarket, NH.
A Memorial Service to celebrate Nancy’s life will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday at 1:00 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, and in honor of Nancy’s lifelong passion and love of animals, memorials in her name may be made to NHSPCA, P.O. Box 196, Stratham, NH 03885.
Please visit www.kentandpelczarfh.com to sign an online guestbook.