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Elsie M. (Ingham) NashDecember 22, 1929 ~ July 24, 2017 (age 87)
Elsie M. Nash
December 22, 1929 July 24, 2017
Elsie M. Nash, 87, Williamsburg passed away Monday afternoon at Meadow View Nursing Center, Berlin.
She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late James S. and Bessie M. (Gates) Ingham. On June 26, 1947 she married John J. Nash in Winchester, VA, and he passed away on May 18, 1987.
Surviving are a daughter, Cathy J. Wakefield (Thomas) of Bedford; a daughter-in-law, Sondra Nash of Williamsburg; 5 grandchildren: Chris and Dustin Nash, Jamie Shultz and J.T. and Thad Wakefield; 5 great-grandchildren; and 2 nieces: Joyce Karichner and Linda Fritz.
She was preceded in death by a son, John W. “Bill” Nash on March 27, 2003; a sister, Gladys Augustine; and three brothers: Adrian, Eddie and twin, Elvin.
Elsie was a 1947 graduate of Altoona High School and a member of Williamsburg Church of the Brethren.
She was primarily a homemaker who also owned and operated Elsie’s Sewing Shop from her home in Williamsburg for many years. Elsie loved spending time with her family and also enjoyed sewing and going to yard sales.
Friends will be received from 10am until the 11am, memorial service, Thursday, July 27, 2017 at John K. Bolger Funeral home Inc., Williamsburg, Pastor Allen J. Baker Jr., and Mr. David Cadle officiating. Private inurnment will be held at Geeseytown Cemetery, rural Hollidaysburg.
The family prefers memorial contributions in memory of Elsie be given to Williamsburg Ambulance Club, P.O. Box 94, Williamsburg, PA 16693 or Williamsburg Public Library, 511 W. Second St., Williamsburg, PA 16693.