In Remembrance of Nancy Lynn McHale
Nancy Lynn McHaleDunmore, PA January 28, 1960 ~ November 12, 2012 Date of Service: November 16, 2012
Nancy Lynn McHale, 52, Dunmore, died Monday in the Geisinger Medical Center in Danville. She and her husband Donald P. McHale had celebrated their 33rd wedding anniversary on April 7th.
Born in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late Paul and Arlene Heineman Durkin. Nancy was a graduate of Dunmore High School Class of 1977 and worked as a clerk with Lackawanna County. She was a member of St. Paul’s Church in Scranton.
A loving wife, mother, sister, and friend who always put others above herself. Nancy loved her dogs, and reading books and she enjoyed living life to its fullest which included dancing, music, and going out with her friends. She enjoyed spending free time communicating and playing games with friends on Facebook.
Her family would like to thank the doctors, nurses, and staffs at both Geisinger-Scranton and Danville for the compassionate care given to Nancy and to them over the last several days.
Also surviving are a son, Sean P. McHale, Scranton, three sisters, Arlene Verbickas and her husband Jerry, Dunmore, a twin sister, Linda Fazio, Dunmore, Diane Ruby and her husband Tom, Olyphant, four brothers, Gary Durkin and his wife Mary, Scranton, Robert Durkin, Pittston, Kevin Durkin and his wife Mar, Newton-Ransom, and Michael Durkin, Dunmore, a sister in law, Carole McHale, Dunmore, two brothers in law, Rich McHale and his wife Kim, and Greg McHale and his wife Jen, all of Dunmore, numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.
She was preceded in death by a son, Jason C. McHale, in 2009, a nephew, Jeff Durkin, a mother in law, Angela McHale, a sister in law, Sandy Durkin, and a brother in law, Lee Fazio.
The funeral will be Friday from the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home, Inc. 318 East Drinker Street in Dunmore with mass at 9:30am in St. Paul’s Church, 1510 Penn Avenue in Scranton. Interment will take place at the convenience of the family in Mount Carmel Cemetery in Dunmore.
Friends may call Thursday from 3-8pmMemorial contributions may be made to the Geisinger Foundation in care of the Janet Weis Children’s Hospital and mailed to 100 N. Academy Avenue Danville, PA 17822-6019.