Nancy Jean Dyer(1936 - 2013)

BATH - Nancy Jean Dyer, 77, of Snell Hill Road, Bath, died on Dec. 27, 2013, at Robert Packard Hospital, in Sayre, Pa.

She was born on Nov. 25, 1936, and was the daughter of Lloyd and Fanny Mae (Davis) Ormsby. Nancy graduated from Haverling High School in 1954. After graduation she married her sweetheart, Roger Dyer on Aug. 1, 1954. They celebrated 59 years of marriage.

Roger and Nancy loved square dancing and were longtime members and presidents of the Champagne Whirlaways Club. They had even danced in Europe. She was a longtime member of the Towlesville Grange and always enjoyed baking and cooking.

Nancy helped on the farm, worked at Haverling Central School in the cafeteria and was the secretary to the principal. She also worked for the Steuben County Transfer Station as a scale operator.

Surviving Nancy, are her husband, Roger Dyer, of Bath; three sons, Ronald (Theresa) Dyer and Richard Dyer both of Bath, and Gregory Dyer of Raleigh, N.C. Grandchildren, Heather (Joe) Capluzzi, Melissa (Gregory) Houck, Jennifer and Patrick Dyer, Bradly and Brittany Dyer; great-grandchildren, Alyssa and Lauren Capluzzi, Jacob and Emma Houck, Hunter Dyer; siblings, Richard (Janette) Ormsby of Wilawauma, Fla., William (Rose) Ormsby of Bath, Harry Ormsby of Sarasota, Fla., Delores Morse of Montour Falls, N.Y., Bonnie (William) Kastner of Bath; and many more family and friends.

She was predeceased by her sister, Mary Habberfield.

Calling hours will be held on Tuesday, Dec. 31, from 1-3 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. at Fagan's Funeral Home in Bath. The funeral service will be on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, at 11 a.m. at Fagan's, Kitty Ormsby officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery, Towlesville, N.Y.

In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that donations be made in Nancy's name to The , 1120 Goodman St., Rochester, NY, 14620 or to a . Online condolences may be left at

Funeral Home

Fagan's Funeral Home Inc.
31 W. Morris St. Bath, NY 14810

Published in Hornell Evening Tribune on Dec. 30, 2013