Nancy Paul Shearn

SHEARN, NANCY PAUL , 78, of Louisville, originally of Pittsburgh, PA, passed from this world Monday, March 18, 2013 while staying at the Nazareth Home.

Nancy thoroughly enjoyed gardening, antiques, tennis, and keeping up with current events. Most of all she loved spending time with her family and friends. She held a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and was an avid learner all her life. She taught high school prior to raising her daughters and was a member of both Woman's Club of Louisville and Highland Presbyterian Church.

She leaves behind to cherish her memory, her loving husband of 49 years, James Alvin Shearn; daughters, Dorothy Melinda Shearn (Mark Stevens) of Anchorage, AK and Lucy Lee Hendrix (Dave) of Victor, ID; and her three granddaughters, Kendall, Maya and Julia Stevens.

A memorial service to celebrate Nancy's life will be 2 p.m., Monday, March 25, 2013 at Highland Presbyterian Church, 1011 Cherokee Road with reception to follow.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to Hosparus of Louisville.

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Published in The Courier-Journal from Mar. 22 to Mar. 24, 2013