Nancy Jane Vallee, 88, of Cary passed away on Sunday, March 15, 2015 at Rex Healthcare in Raleigh.
She was born October 14, 1926 in Charleston, IL a daughter of John S. and Dixie Coffman White.
Nancy is survived by her daughter, Andrea (Doug) Van Essen of Denver, CO; grandchildren, Lindsay (Nathan) Goldman of Tucson, AZ and Amy Matheus of Denver, CO; sister, Martha Zimmerman of Indianapolis, IN; nephew Fred (Jane) Zimmerman of Durango, CO; and niece Mary (David) Clegg of Indianapolis, IN.
She graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Education from Eastern Illinois State College in 1949. Nancy had a fulfilling career as a Legal Secretary. She had a prestigious position working for the company executives at Greyhound/Armour Dial Corp. in Phoenix, AZ until she retired.
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Nancy loved the 20 years she lived in Cary. She was involved in many clubs and activities including being Treasurer of the Triple F Group, XYZ Club, Cary Newcomers Club, Victorian Tea Society, Mahjong and Bunco. Nancy had also been a volunteer at the Summerfest Concert Series with the Town of Cary.
A memorial service to honor her life will be at 3 p.m. Saturday, March 21, 2015 at Brown-Wynne Funeral Home in Cary. Visitation will immediately follow the service at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Dorcas Ministries. You can send a check to Dorcas Ministries, 187 High House Road, Cary, NC 27511 or donate online through this link: dorcas-cary.org/donate-volunteer/financial-gifts/