Born: January 08, 1932
Died: June 08, 2014
Nancy A. McKannan, born January 8, 1932, of West Chester, passed from this life on June 8, 2014, surrounded by her family at the Neighborhood Hospice Unit in West Chester. She was the daughter of Jeanie Graham Connor and Richard Campbell Anderson of Avoca, Pa. She is pre-deceased by her husband of 36 years, J. David McKannan.
Nancy graduated from West Chester State Teachers’ College, and earned her master’s degree from Penn State, with a Reading Certification in Elementary Education. Nancy worked as a teacher and retired from The Crossroads School in Paoli.
Nancy was very active at Covenant Presbyterian Church; she taught Sunday School, was a Deacon, and was a member of the Women’s Circle.
She leaves behind a sister, Agnes Anderson of Wind Gap, Pa, and four children and their families: Laurie Haas & daughter Katherine; Jeanie Filion, husband Paul, & their children Lynne, Nikki, Carrie, and Nate; David & his children Felicia and Liam; Stephen & his son Kristopher, all residing in the West Chester area.
Viewings will be held at the Mauger-Givnish Funeral Home in Malvern from 7-9 pm on Thursday, June 12, and at Covenant Presbyterian Church in Frazer from 10-11 am on Friday, June 13th. Funeral Services will be held at Covenant Church from 11-12 on June 13th, followed by a luncheon at the church. In lieu of flowers please make a charitable donation in her memory to one of these organizations, which Nancy held dear:
o Child Fund International 2821 Emerywood Parkway, Richmond, VA 23294
o Heifer International 1 World Avenue, Little Rock, AR 72202