Patricia C. ‘Pat’ Nace

BURNHAM – Patricia C. “Pat” Nace, 74, of Burnham, died at 8:33 a.m. Saturday, July 13, 2013, at her home.

Born March 21, 1939, in McAlisterville, she was a daughter of the late Charles and Mary Isabel Heimbach.

She is survived by: her husband, Donald Nace Jr., whom she married on Nov. 24, 1956; her children, Debra McClellan and husband, Dennis, of Burnham, Vicky Douglas and husband, William, of West Milton, Kenneth Nace and wife, Katherine, of Lewistown, and David Nace and wife, Tonya, of Granville; 16 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.

She is also survived by her siblings, Charles Heimbach Jr. and wife, Jane, of McAlisterville, Brenda Haines and husband, Reed, of Michigan, Judy Peachey and husband, Ephrim, of McAlisterville, Zelda Mae Johnson, of Harrisburg, and Cathy Haines and companion, Frank, of McAlisterville.

Pat was a graduate of East Juniata High School. She was employed at the Arrow Shirt Factory for 26 years and then at Fisher Electronics. All the while, she worked with Toy Lady Parties and Friendly Home Parties.

She loved spending time with her family and going RVing.

Her funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 16, 2013, at the Heller-Hoenstine Burnham Funeral Home, 108 First Ave., with Pastor Barbara Mannino officiating. Interment will be in Union Memorial Gardens.

Her family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday, at the funeral home.

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