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Nancy Winona Chase
Nancy Winona Chase

SUPPLY — Nancy Winona Chase, 78, died Monday, Feb. 13, 2017. She was born in Brockton, Mass., on March 10, 1938, to Robert Wyatt and Esther Hefler Wyatt.

She was a 1958 graduate of Whitman High School, where she was in the school choir, glee club, senior class school play, honor society and manager of school’s basketball team. She was a graduate of Chadler School for Women, where she completed two years of study in one year. She was a good tennis player, won Best in Show in floral competition, and served as a judge of floral design.

After graduation, she was employed as an executive secretary for a maritime lawyer. In this capacity she worked on the Andria Doria case. In addition, she worked at U.S. Steel, Atlantic City Solicitor, MIT, Harleysville Insurance and as an education aide after retiring.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Ester Wyat; and sister, Beverly Cabral.

She is survived by her husband, Stephen Chase; son, Derrick Chase of Charlotte; sister, Jane Targett of Kernersville, N.C., two grandsons, Dalton Chase and Baylor Chase.

Services will be conducted at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 26, at Sharon United Methodist Church with the Rev. Eddie Hill officiating. The family will receive friends for one hour prior to the service.

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