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“I never grew up with my Aunt Nancy wish I did she moved away before I was even born but as I grow up we stayed in contact with each other but I had...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: Trishia Rygg - Flint, MI - Niece

“I think of you, Jon and Jen, every day. Of course I think of Nan too. The OFC isn't the same without her and probably never will be. Her warmth...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Carole Hart - friendw

“I knew Nan briefly through my past few years in the OFC and recently Facebook, just before she died . My thoughts and prayers are with you, Jennifer...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Cynthia Jean Coleman - Hixson, TN

“I extend my sincere condolences to Jennifer and Jonathan on the loss oftheir mother. Nancy was a very sweet person and always very friendlywhenever...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Rosalind Mitofsky - Chicago, IL

“I am so shocked and deeply saddened for the loss of Mrs. Nathan. She was a really nice lady and raised two fantastic kids. I remember she would serve...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Beverly Mitofsky - Chicago, IL

“Nan is a special lady and her memory will be at heart forever. She always had time for everyone. I had the pleasure of talking with her many,many,...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Donna Detloff - Berlin, WI

“I didn't exactly know Nancy (aka "Nan") personally, but as a fellow member of the Clay Aiken fan club, I know what a vibrant, caring, and friendly...Read More »
7 of 10 | Posted by: Alyssa Collier - Bridgeport, CT

“Your Mom, our Nan, will always be remembered by the members of the OFC which was an important part of her life. Jen and Jon, don't forget how much...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: Carole Hart - Friend

“I have so many memories of my dear Nan. I first met her at Clay Aiken's Official Fan Club. I wrote a rather suggestive limerick and she wrote one...Read More »
9 of 10 | Posted by: Patti Guzik - Maywood, IL

“Nan was always there. She always tried to lift up my spirts even though her life was in turmoil. Both of going through divorce we often would tell...Read More »
10 of 10 | Posted by: Cathy Anselmo - Aurora, OH


Nancy Marie Nathan (nee Berry), 50, devoted and loving mother, passed away unexpectedly August 16, 2012.

Beloved mother of Jennifer and Jonathan Nathan.

Preceded in death by dear friends Dorothy and Harry Nathan.

Services are being planned.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Chicago Metropolitan Battered Women's Network, 1 E. Wacker Dr., Ste, 1630, Chicago, IL 60601, 312-527-0730 or

Arrangements by Cremation Society of Illinois, 773-281-5058 or

Funeral Home
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