Nancy Jane Utzler Davis

DAVIS, Nancy Jane Utzler, 74, of Toronto, a homemaker, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, at her home.

She was born July 22, 1939 in Toronto, OH, the daughter of the late William H. and Nancy Jane (Morgan) Utzler.

Nancy was a graduate of Steubenville High School and was preceded in death by her parents; husband, John Thomas Davis in 2007 whom she married Sept. 15, 1962; sisters, Eleanor “Kitty” Turley and Barbara Wiley; brother, Thomas M. Utzler.

She is survived by her daughters, Melissa Jane Davis and companion James Speece of Toronto, OH and Kelly Sue Spence of Steubenville, OH; grandchildren, John Douglas Spence and Sean Spence; sisters, MaeBell Nesselroad of Weirton, WV, Dolores Lucas of Goshen, IN and Donna (David) Criss of Toronto, OH.

Visitation hours for Nancy will be held 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 16th at the Clarke Funeral Home, 302 Main St., Toronto, OH.

A celebration service of Nancy’s life will be held noon Monday, Feb. 17th at the funeral home with the Reverend Kevin Rinkes officiating.

Burial will follow at the Sugar Grove Union Cemetery, County Road 68 near Empire, OH.

Memorial contributions in memory of Nancy may be made to the Valley Hospice, 10686 State Rt. 150, Rayland, OH 43943.

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