Eleanore Nash

Obituary
  • "My heart aches at the loss of my dear Aunt Eleanore. I will..."
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  • "I so enjoyed the letters we shared and the time she stopped..."
    - Marion Nordin
  • "Aunt Eleanore you will live forever in my heart. Your gift..."
    - Michael Richey
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    - Bonnie Bray

Nash, Eleanore
01/07/1923 ~ 07/06/2014 Eleanore Knechtges Nash, age 91. Educated in Minnesota and moved to the Phoenix area in 1966. She loved the Valley and its many magical star lit nights. Accountant and self taught financial planner. Since retirement she was a volunteer for the AARP Tax Aid Program. She became coordinator for the program and worked with counselors at four adult centers in the West Phoenix area. She did taxes for many home bound tax payers and worked well into her eighties. She was a creative seamstress from age nine to eighty winning many blue ribbons, trophies and honors at state fairs in Minnesota and Arizona over the years. She was happiest helping others in need. She was preceded in death by her loving husband Le Roy C., her parents, one brother and two sisters, a niece and a great niece. She is survived by nephews; Daniel, John, and Michael Richey, Andrew Nash, Allen and Ted Dykoski. Nieces; Kathy Wolslayer, Sharon Hierlmaier, Bonnie Gray, Jan McWithy, Pam Nash Saur. Deborah Edwards was a good friend who she considered her niece for her many acts of kindness. She will forever be loved by her family and friends. In Lieu of flowers donations may be made to a . Family and Friends are invited to attend Funeral Services at 9am Friday, July 18, 2014 at Heritage Funeral Chapel, 6830 W. Thunderbird Rd., Peoria followed by Committal at 11am at the National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona, 23029 N Cave Creek Rd., Phoenix.

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Heritage Funeral Chapel
6830 West Thunderbird Road Peoria, AZ 85381
(623) 974-3671
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Published in The Arizona Republic on July 15, 2014
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