Osage City--Nancy Joan Cummings, 79, passed away on Monday, December 14, 2020 at her home in Osage City, Kansas. She was born on November 9, 1941 in Burlingame, Kansas, the daughter of Arthur and Nadene Wiscombe Williamson.
Nancy graduated from Osage City High School in 1959 and had lived in Osage City until moving to Colorado in 1980 and then moved back to Osage in 2018.
Nancy was a clerk and manager for Circle K and George's True Value Hardware in Ft. Lupton, Colorado. She enjoyed quilt making, sewing, flower gardening, helping others, and was a lover of animals, especially her dogs.
On August 15, 1968, Nancy was united in marriage to Raymond Terry Cummings in Osage City.
Nancy was preceded in death by her parents, Arthur and Nadene; her son, Mark Smothers in June of 2011; by a grandson, Daniel Lira on January 1, 1991; by her brother, Edward Willamson; and by her sister, Donna Bennett.
Nancy is survived by her husband, Ray of 52 years; her two daughters, Sally Smothers and Brenda Smothers, both of Osage City; her step son, Steven Cummings of Osage City; her brother, Robert Williamson of Osage City; by five grandchildren, Tara Peters of Overland Park, Jesse Grimmett and Luke Grimmett, both of Manhattan, Hayley Smothers of Brighton, Colorado and Danea Dedig of Westminster, Colorado; and seven great-grandchildren, Daniel Jones, Brycen Peters, Corbin Peters, Dorothy Dedig, Natalie Grimmett, Hannah Densing and Abigail Densing.
Nancy was cremated and graveside memorial services will be announced in the spring. Feltner Funeral Home in Lyndon is assisting the family.
Published in Colorado Community Media on Jan. 7, 2021.