|Birth: ||Jun. 25, 1932|
|Death: ||Jun. 16, 2006|
Nancy Norris was born in Alameda, CA 6/25/32, and passed away 6/17/06, at the age of 73, after a courageous battle with lung cancer. Nancy was the oldest of 3 children born to Jessie and Lee Norris. At the age of 11 her family moved to Boulder Creek. When Nancy graduated Boulder Creek Union High School she moved to Riverside CA to peruse her dream of a college education and becoming a singer and actress. During this time she met Andy at a U.S.O dance and soon after they were married. After Andy's honorary discharge from the Air Force, they made their home in Boulder Creek for 43 years where she worked for the San Lorenzo Valley School District, as Director of Food Service. In 1997 they moved to Aptos to be closer to family and church, Twin Lakes.
Nancy will be remembered for her love of God, family, and friends. She had the gift of hospitality, a tireless worker; she was compassionate and encouraged everyone she met. Even in her last days at the hospital she encourage those who came to see her. Beside her passion for family and friends her greatest joy was participating in the Retrouvaille Program a lifeline for marriages. She and Andy were presenters for Retrouvaille and Board members. Other ministries were "Reconciliation God's Way", "Couples Café" and a weekly bible study.
Nancy is survived by her 2 daughter's Kathleen and her husband Mike Lineberry, Doreen and her husband Al Takaoka, 2 granddaughter's Leigha and Mallory Lineberry, 1 step-granddaughter Niko Shattuck. Her brother Steve and his wife Carmen Norris and sister Helen Jane and her husband Art Easley and numerous nieces and nephews. Nancy was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years Andy Kronander.
Nancy was not just a Grandmother to Leigha and Mallory but also to their friends, they all called her affectionately "Morm" she will be deeply missed by all that knew her.
~Santa Cruz Sentinel 6/21/2006
Anders Hubert Kronander (1932 - 2003)*
Oakwood Memorial Park
Santa Cruz County
Created by: Margaret Vieira
Record added: Feb 18, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48322681