Nancy M. Garrahan of Waller Street, Wilkes-Barre, passed away Sunday, April 14, 2013, in Wilkes-Barre General Hospital.
Born Oct 16, 1930, in Wilkes-Barre, she was the daughter of the late Oscar and Mildred Hedden Nygren. She attended Meyers High School.
Nancy formerly worked at the Boston Store, Wilkes-Barre, for more than 26 years in its shoe department.
She was a member of St. Robert Bellarmine Parish, Wilkes-Barre.
She is survived by her children, Kathleen and her husband, John Youells, West Wyoming; and Edward Garrahan, with whom she resided; grandchildren, Sarah Swiderski and Aalysa Youells; and great-grandchildren, Sophia, Jack and Ava.
Nancy was preceded in death by her husband, Edward J. Garrahan, and brother, Robert Nygren.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Friday in St. Aloysius Church, Wilkes-Barre. Interment will be in Sacred Heart Cemetery, Plains Township. There will be no calling hours.
The family would like to thank the staff of Timber Ridge Health Care Center.
Arrangements are by Mamary-Durkin Funeral Service, 59 Parrish St., Wilkes-Barre.