Nancy J. Weston

Nancy J. Weston, 70, of Jackson passed away on Thursday, July 27, 2006, at Kathy Hospice, town of Polk, with her family beside her after a long and courageous battle with cancer,

She was born on Aug. 29, 1935 in West Bend to the late Arnold and Adela (nee Kuester) Weston.

After graduating from college with a degree in teaching, Nancy became an English teacher at Kennedy Middle School in Germantown, where she taught for many years.

Upon her retirement, she enjoyed cross-stitching, rummaging, her Red Hat Society, bingo and traveling with her friends.

Nancy dearly loved her church family, particularly Rev. Jim, and she participated in committee work, the Weston Bible Study group and other events and programs.

She had a special place in her heart for animals, especially her beloved canine companions, Skippy and Terrie Fawn.

Survivors include her sister-in-law, Virginia Weston of West Bend; nephews, James R. (Bonnie) Weston of West Bend, Lawrence "Larry" (Lorey) Weston of Kewaskum; nieces, Ginny "Ann" (Jim "T. J.") Maziarka of West Bend, Mary (Dr. Kent) Schaefer of Hartford and Nancy (Pat) Rogers of West Bend; many great-nieces and great-nephews, including Jenni (P.J.) Weber, Eric Weston, Kristen, Michael and Kelly Maziarka and Bob (Rhonda) LeMay; her great-great-niece, Paris LeMay and great-great-nephew, Jeremy Cook; other relatvies and friends.

Nancy will be lovingly missed by her many lifelong friends and her church family.

She was preceded in death by a brother, James W. Weston and special friend, Vivian Thorson.

Funeral services will be held on Monday, July 31, at 10:30 a.m. at New Hope United Church of Christ, 4360 Jackson Drive, Jackson, with Rev. Jim Hill officiating.

Burial will follow in Washington County Memorial Park, West Bend.

Visitation will be at the church only on Monday from 9 until 10:15 a.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to New Hope U.C.C. in Jackson, the Washington County Humane Society or Kathy Hospice.

The Schmidt Funeral Home of Jackson is serving the family.

Special thanks are extended to Rev. Jim Hill and the entire staff at Kathy Hospice for their loving care and support of Nancy and her family.