Nancy Louise Dirk , age 75 of Montello passed away peacefully surrounded by her family Thursday, July 16, 2020 at her home. Nancy was born in Plymouth, Massachusetts on September 1, 1944 to Ernest and Mary (Denson) Hamblin. Nancy married Arthur “Art” Dirk at Trinity United Methodist Church in Montello on December 8, 1984 and together they have resided in Montello enjoying their years together.
Nancy was a hard worker and always put her family first. She enjoyed knitting, quilting and making blankets. Her family meant the world to her and she cherished the time she got to spend with her husband, children and especially her grandchildren. Nancy will be greatly missed.
Nancy is survived by her husband, Art, two sons: Michael (Christine) Lyman of Plymouth, MA and Ralph (Dawn) Lyman of Green Bay as well as three step-sons: Kenneth Lyman of Florida, William (Catherine) Lyman of Princeton and Ronald (Equette) Dirk of California and three step-daughters: Charlene (Kurt) Powell of Janesville, Leslie (Wayne) Sainsbury of Janesville and Mary (Timothy) Klitzke of Arlington. She is also survived by 24 grandchildren, 27 great-grandchildren and siblings: Diane (Ernest) Murray, Arline (Edward) Giacomozzi, Dale Hamblin and Arthur (Debbie) Hamblin. Nancy is further survived by her sister-in-law, June Hamblin, many other extended family members and friends.
Nancy is preceded in death by her parents and siblings: David Hamblin, Barbara (William) Ogg and Ernest Hamblin Jr.
Honoring Nancy’s wishes, her granddaughter, Magnolia Lyman-Boes will lead her memorial service at the Crawford Funeral Home. Due to the ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic, services will be private and by invitation only. In lieu of flowers, donations are appreciated to the family for a memorial that will be established in Nancy’s name.
Crawford Funeral and Cremation Service of Montello and Oxford is honored to be serving the family. www.CrawfordFH.com