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Nancy J. (Hughes) Wendereusz

November 18, 1928 — January 30, 2020

Nancy Jane (Hughes) Wendereusz, 91, of Natrona Heights, passed away Thursday, January 30, 2020 at her home. She was born November 18, 1928, in Natrona Heights to the late Leonard Oliver and Grace Elizabeth Aites Hughes. Nancy worked in the high school cafeteria for Highlands School District. She was the oldest member of the Church of the Brethren in Natrona Heights. Nancy enjoyed sewing, crafts, watching TV and bowling. She is survived by her children, Marlene (Darwin) Stivenson, of Buffalo Township, Larry (Peggy) Wendereusz, of Evans City and Vickie Clark (Clifton Burr), of Cheswick; eight grandchildren, Carl (Lisa) Stivenson, Larry (Tricia) Wendereusz Jr., Shawn (Erin) Stivenson, Nanet Edge, Michael (Lynn) Wendereusz, Helena (John) Passarelli, Gary (Debbie) Mell and Doug Clark (Fiance, Mariah Mangery); nine great-grandchildren, Dalton & Dakota Stivenson, Corbin Edge, Brady Stivenson, Macy Stivenson, Caleb Passarelli, Bronston Wendereusz, Parker Mell and Gianni Clark; and by several nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, Nancy was preceded in death by her husband, Walter P. Wendereusz on May 21, 2012; her daughter, Penny Mell on July 31, 2019; and by her brothers, William L., Robert G. and Clarence E. 'Dutch' Hughes.

Friends will be received on Monday from 2-4, 6-8 p.m. in the Cicholski-Zidek Funeral Home, Inc., 1522 Carlisle Street, Natrona Heights 724-224-8688, where funeral services will be held on Tuesday at 11:00 a.m. Officiating will be the Rev. Richard Hughes. Burial will be in Mt. Airy Cemetery, Natrona Heights. To send an online condolence please visit

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