Grace Nagle, RN, 84, formerly of Nanticoke and more recently Gateway Apartments, Edwardsville, passed away Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at Birchwood Nursing Center, Nanticoke.
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Born June 25, 1930, in Nanticoke, she was the daughter of the late Theodore and Christina Robertson Nagle. A 1948 graduate of Nanticoke High School, she also graduated from Nesbitt Hospital School of Nursing, Kingston, in 1951; earned a Bachelor's of Science degree in Nursing from Wilkes College in 1957 and a Master's of Arts degree from Beaver College, Glenside, Pa., in 1990.
Grace had been employed as a registered nurse for 35 years at Abington Memorial Hospital, Abington, Montgomery County, Pa., where throughout the years was a Med/Surg nurse as well as evening supervisor. She retired in 1994 and returned to live at her home in Nanticoke in 1996. In retirement she served as a volunteer for Hospice Community Care, Kingston.
Grace was a life-long member of First Presbyterian Church of Nanticoke, where she served as a Deaconess, Elder and Sunday School teacher. While residing in Abington she attended and was very active in the Abington Presbyterian Church. She was a member of Nanticoke Chapter # 174, Order of Eastern Star and the Red Hat Society.
Surviving are cousins, Margaret Olmstead, Pocono Lake; and Adam Kovalski, Nanticoke; Tony Korch, Kevin Korch, Karen Jason and husband, Stanley, Brian Kovalski and Seth Korch.
Funeral services will be held Friday at 10:30 a.m. from Davis-Dinelli Funeral Home, 170 E. Broad St., Nanticoke, with the Rev. Dr. Robert M. Zanicky officiating.
Interment will follow in Hanover Green Cemetery.
Visitation will be Friday from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home. An Order of Eastern Star Service will be conducted at 10:15 a.m.
If desired, In lieu of flowers, contributions in Grace's memory may be made to First Presbyterian Church of Nanticoke, 229 E. Main St., Nanticoke, PA 18634, or to Celtic Hospice, 601 Wyoming Ave., Kingston, PA 18704.
Davis Dinelli Funeral Home
170 E Broad St
Nanticoke, PA 18634
Published in Citizens' Voice on July 24, 2014