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Nancy Eva Waldie (Battershell)

September 20, 1926 - August 17, 2014


Nancy Eva Waldie passed away on August 17, 2014. Nancy is survived by her second husband Art Waldie, children and grandchildren Wendy Cary (Darwin, Tiffany and Trina), Tim Matlock (Diane, Scott, Jay and Jill) step-sons Randy Waldie (Kathy) , Garry Waldie and Jennifer Bredl (Max, Mariah, Gus, Caleb, Noah and Robin). Nancy was predeceased by her first husband Gordon Matlock in 1974. Nancy was born in Paignton England Sept 20th, 1926. She served as a WREN during WW II. Nancy and Gordon immigrated to Canada in 1955. Nancy loved life and people. She was active in the Anglican Church in the choir and the ACW, the Golden Slipper Club and danced with the Scottish Country group – Waverly Dancers. Art and Nancy spent many of the last 25 years travelling across Canada and around the world visiting family and making new friends. The last few years Nancy has suffered acutely from Alzheimer’s and has been in the care of the wonderful staff at Mountain Lake’s Senior Community. Nancy will be missed by all who crossed her path in this life. There will be a memorial service at the Anglican Cathedral in Nelson in late October.


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From: Valley Funeral Home Ltd. Staff

Valley Funeral Home Ltd. Staff send our condolences to family and friends.

From: Anne Rutherglen
Relation: friend

My heartfelt condolences to Tim, Wendy, Randy and families. Nancy was a real sweetheart. I have fond memories back when I was in the Nelson Pipe Band. She was a great supporter of the band. She will be dearly missed.

From: .J.MikeHartley
Relation: Friend

It was a delight to have known Nancy and to have had her friendship from the times of Gordon . Every good wish to Wendy & Tim.

From: Ward and Leah Nelson
Relation: Friend

Heartfelt condolences to Art , and all the Family. Rest in Peace Nancy. All our Love,
Ward and Leah Nelson

From: Martin Brown
Relation: Anglican Pro Cathedral

I am truly sorry to hear of Nancy’s passing. She was a wonderful woman and a real benefit to the Anglican community of Nelson. She surely will be missed by her husband, her children, and grandchildren. May she rest in peace

From: Ieuan and Gillian Gilmore
Relation: Friend of Nancy and Art - Anglican Church

We were deeply saddened to learn of Nancy’s death. We remember her warmth, her vitality, her sincerity, her faith.
We extend to Art and to all her family our sincere and heartfelt sympathies.

From: Linda Hoskin
Relation: Friend

Our thoughts and condolences to you Art, Wendy, Tim and families. We know that it has been a long, difficult journey for everyone. Know that you all did the best you could with disease changes. She will now be at peace. Hugs to you all.
Linda and Stephen

Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
October 25, 2014
Beginning at 1:00pm

St. Saviour''s Pro-Cathedral
701 Ward Street
Nelson, BC Canada V1L1T2

701 Ward Street
Nelson, BC Canada V1L1T2

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