Nancy Leora Merrbach
81, of Frostburg, passed away on Saturday, February 7, 2015 at WMHS Regional Medical Center.
Born June 11, 1933, in Frostburg, to Amos Felker and Alice (Rankin) Felker. She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Harry Eugene Merrbach (February 8, 1991); a daughter, Karen S. Shaffer (July 16, 1984); and a son, Harry E. Merrbach Jr. (May 25, 1991).
Nancy was a homemaker and a member of Zihlman United Methodist Church. She loved her family and grandchildren and great grandchildren; she was “the family Rock”. Nancy loved to travel with her late best friend, Pat Winfield; exploring Atlantic City, St. Louis, Washington D.C. and especially to Branson, Mo. where they were members of Bobby Vinton and the Jimmy Sturr fan club; having met them in person and became friends.
Surviving are two daughters, Debra A. Williams and Chuck Walters, Zihlman, Tammy Hess and husband Bob, Frostburg; two sons, Timothy R. Merrbach and wife Tina, Mt. Savage and Mark “Popeye” W. Merrbach, Frostburg; six grandchildren, Kellie Spencer, Frostburg, Nicky Miller and husband Jon, Midland, Autumn Eisenhauer and husband Michael, Corriganville, Landon Merrbach, Martinsburg, WV; T. J. Merrbach, and Joey Butler, Mt. Savage; eight great grandchildren, Shon Spencer, Wesley Miller, Allysen Miller, Emily Eisenhauer, Michael Eisenhauer, Jr., Ryleigh Merrbach, Skylar Merrbach, Grace Lynn Merrbach; one sister, Isabelle Hamilton, Manassess, VA; two brothers, Clarence Felker and wife Leona, Mt. Savage and Andy Felker and wife Blanche, Frostburg; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Family and friends will be received at Durst Funeral Home, 57 Frost Avenue, Frostburg, Tuesday, February 10, 2015 from 11 am to 1 pm.
Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday, February 10, 2015 at 1:00 pm with Rev. George Harpold officiating.
Pallbearers will be Chuck Walters, Bob Hess, Jon Miller, Michael Eisenhauer, Landon Merrbach and Shon Spencer.
Interment will follow at Frostburg Memorial Park.