Nancy Cain Westwood passed peacefully on March 25th, 2021 in Brunswick County, North Carolina from natural causes. She most recently resided in Sunset Beach, North Carolina.
Nancy retired to North Carolina in 2004 after a successful 25-yr career with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, working both for the Barnstable County school department and the Department of Corrections.
She was a graduate of Attleboro High School, Class of 1956 and received her Associates Degree from the former Chandler School for Women in Boston, MA in 1958. Upon graduating, she worked at Brown University in the Graduate Admissions office.
She was an active member of her community in coastal North Carolina, including The Pink Ladies, a breast cancer support group. She enjoyed organizing social events, was secretary of her HOA for several years, and loved to travel.
She is survived by her daughter, Susan J. Westwood, 54, of Sunset Beach, NC.
Her ashes will be buried in a private ceremony this fall alongside her parents, Francis J. Cain and M. Alice Gould Cain at St. John's Cemetery in Attleboro, MA.
Published by Sun Chronicle on Sep. 21, 2021.