Nancy Ball age 78, 510 West 300 North Portland passed away Saturday in Chalet Village in Berne. She was born in Bryant February 9, 1936 the daughter of Mahlon and Eva (Gibson) Houser. She was married April 16, 1967 to Clifford Ball and he passed away April 3, 2012. She was a first grade teacher having taught in Geneva and St. Marys, Ohio before retiring in 1988. She was a graduate of Bryant High School and Ball State University.
Surviving are her mother Eva Houser of Berne, two step-sons Clifford J. Ball (wife Sharon) of Celina and David L. Ball of Dunedin, Fl., two step-daughters Mrs. Steven (Susan) Dietz of Logan, Ohio and Mrs. Alan (Lee Ann) Sigler of Logan, Ohio, Seven step-grandchildren and six step-great grandchildren
Funeral services will be Wednesday at 10:00 A.M. in the Baird-Freeman Funeral Home with Pastors Robert Abner and Mark Strietelmeier presiding. Burial will follow in the Gravel Hill Cemetery in Bryant. Visitation will be Tuesday from 4:00 – 7:00 P.M. Memorials can be made to Redeemer Lutheran Church in Bryant.