Nancy L. Woolweaver, Youngstown, Ohio Obituary


by: MyValleyTributes staff

Posted: Apr 15, 2021 / 3:17 PM EDT
Updated: April 15, 2021 / 3:17 p.m. EDT

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Nancy L. Woolweaver, 77, passed away Tuesday evening April 13, 2021 at St. Elizabeth Boardman Health Center surrounded by family.

Nancy was born on February 26, 1944 in Youngstown to the late Lisle and Luella (Heasley) Gearhart.

She graduated from Woodrow Wilson High School in 1962 and was a lifelong resident of the area.

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Nancy worked in the human resources department at the former Woodside Receiving Hospital in Youngstown for 18 years. She later worked in the wages and salaries department of Assumption Village in northern Lima for several years before retiring to Ohio State Penitentiary in Hubbard in 2006.

Nancy was a member of the Heritage Presbyterian Church and the Red Hat Society.

She was an amazing mom and grandmother and friend to everyone. Her grandson Ryan was her shining star and she couldn’t be more proud of his accomplishments.

Nancy is survived by her son Kevin P. (Heidi) Woolweaver of Youngstown; a grandson, Ryan P. (Chandler Miku) Woolweaver of Massillon; her partner Daniel S. Pakulniewicz from Youngstown and her former husband Paul C. Woolweaver from Poland. She also leaves many dedicated family members, both close and distant, who were always there when she needed them.

Family and friends can call the Davis Becker Funeral Home, 8536 Market Street, Boardman on Sunday, April 18, 2021, 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. and the funeral home on Monday, April 19, 2021, 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m., 45:00 p.m. .

A funeral will be held at the Davis Becker Funeral Home on Monday, April 19, at 11:00 a.m., at which Pastor Annie Parker will officiate.

The burial takes place in Lake Park Cemetery in Youngstown.

Due to COVID-19, the 6-foot rule is being observed and we ask all guests whose health permits it to wear a mask.

The family requests that material honors be given in the form of contributions to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, 333 E. Carson Street, 441E, Pittsburgh, PA 15219, in memory of Nancy.

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A TV Tribute will air on Friday April 16 at approximate times: 5:17 am on WKBN, 8:39 am on FOX, 5:21 pm on WYTV, and 6:35 pm on MyYTV.