CHILLICOTHE - Nancy Jean Magee, 83, of Chillicothe passed away Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012, at her residence.
She was born July 20, 1929, in Oak Park, Ill., the daughter of Howard E. and Dorothy (Taylor) Davis. She married Wilvin Magee on May 28, 1949, in Peoria, Ill. He preceded her in death.
Surviving are her children, Bill Magee Jr. of Chillicothe, John (Norma) Magee of San Diego, Calif., Patrick Magee of Centennial, Colo., Joe Magee of Centennial, Colo., Peter Magee of Chillicothe, Tom (Corrie) Magee of Chillicothe, Phyllis Boley of Chillicothe, Dorothy Sue (Terry) Childers of Sarasota, Fla., Marie (Harvey) Smith of Dunlap and Bridget Magee of Chillicothe; 27 grandchildren; and 33 great-grandchildren. Also surviving are two brothers, Taylor (Barbara) Davis of Florida and Bill (Glenda) Davis of California.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; one brother, Tom; two sisters, Pat and Peggy; one son, Martin; one daughter, Mary; and two grandchildren.
Nancy was a member of St. Edward Catholic Church for over 62 years and participated in the Chillicothe Prayer Line. She was a Den Mother and Boy Scout leader, took in and cared for foster children and was an avid romance novel reader.
A funeral Mass will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 19, 2012, at St. Edward Catholic Church. Father Keith Walder will officiate. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the church. Cremation rites will be accorded following the service.
Memorials may be made to St. Edward Catholic Church or St. Edward School.
Weber-Hurd Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.weberhurdfuneralhome.com.