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Nancy Lee (Tuck) Chandler, 66, of Punxsutawney, died Monday, May 13, 2013, at Mt. Nittany Medical Center in State College, Pa.
She was born on May 4, 1947, in Punxsutawney, a daughter of the late Charles and Susan (Hardy) Weiss.
She married Richard D. Tuck in November of 1963. He preceded her in death on Feb. 21, 2010.
She married James Chandler on Sept. 29, 2012. He survives.
She was a member of the Punxsutawney Eagles and the American Legion Auxiliary in Bellefonte, Pa., and in Punxsutawney.
She was also a member of the Undine Fire Company of Bellefonte.
Nancy was employed as an assembler for Rola-Jensen in Punxsutawney, and later at Punxy Sportswear and as a lunch aide for the Punxsutawney Area School District.
She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Punxsutawney and was very active in church functions.
She is survived by her husband; a daughter, Elizabeth and husband Roy Lose of Bellefonte; and by a sister, Susan Milligan of Punxsutawney.
She is also survived by Scott Milligan, and by Brandy and Matt Egan.
She enjoyed playing cards, camping and viewing wildlife.
She was forever rescuing abandoned cats.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, May 16, 2013, at the Richard L. Fait Funeral Home in Punxsutawney, and from noon to 3 p.m. Friday, May 17, 2013.
A funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. Friday, May 17, 2013, at the funeral home with the Rev. Brett Swanson and Terry A. Fye officiating.
Interment will follow at Circle Hill Cemetery in Punxsutawney.
The family requests that donations in memory of Nancy be made to the First Baptist Church, 209 East Union St., Punxsutawney.
Online condolences may be made at www.faitfuneralhome.com.