Nancy A. Roder, 81
March 26, 1934 -- April 13, 2015
Nancy Ann Roder (nee Hughes, Weiss), age 81, died peacefully at AGI Healthcare in Crandon on April 13, 2015. Nancy is survived by her husband, Wallace T. Roder, of Crandon; her children, Jay Weiss and his wife Kristin of Cambridge and Jon Weiss and his wife Ellen of Madison; and her grandchildren Emma, Kari and Lily.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Walter and Hilda (Yahr) Hughes and brothers, James and Walter of West Bend.
Nancy was born on March 26, 1934, in Phelps. She graduated from the Lutheran Hospital School of Nursing in 1955 with a degree in nursing and worked in health care until her retirement in 1996. She married Wallace Roder in 1977. Nancy truly loved gardening and nature, especially the animals and many songbirds that visited her yard throughout the seasons. She was an active and dedicated member of the Crandon community and often volunteered at the Crandon Nursing Home.
A funeral will take place on Saturday, April 18, at 11 a.m. at the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Crandon. Visitation begins at 10 a.m. and a lunch/reception will follow at the church. The Rev. Kyle Berage will officiate the ceremony. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Nancy’s life. Remembrances may be made to the Susan G. Komen Foundation.