Nancy Pace

Obituary of Nancy Pace

Bedford – Nancy K. Pace,72, of Bedford, died at 12:10 am on Thursday, December 14, 2017 at I.U. Health Hospice House in Bloomington.

Born September 1, 1945 in Lawrence Co., she was the daughter of Morrell and Ruby (Terrell) Pace. She graduated from Shawswick High School and Anderson University. She was formerly a teacher in the Mitchell Community School System and volunteered at the Church of God Youth Camp and Bedford Little Theatre. She retired in 2007 from the Division of Family & Children Services, State of Indiana but continued to substitute teach. She had also been an Adjunct Instructor at Ivy Tech. She was a member of the Huron Church of God and attended Fairview Community Church.  Nancy was an avid lover of dogs. She was a member of the White River Humane Society, the Sierra Club and the National Education Association. Nancy loved traveling and attending sporting events of her many nieces and nephews.

Survivors include a brother, Morrell Pace, Jr., of Indianapolis; several nieces and nephews, Cindy Martin (Duane), Jane Vorndran, Patti Dorsett (Terry), David Bunch, Morrell Pace, Jr., Theresa Craft, Nelson Pace (Crystal), Pam Korvela, Sandy Young (Marty), Dennis Pace, Jeff Pace (Bonnie), Karl Pace, Kevin Pace (Wanda), Tammy Hamilton (Bobby), Greg Pace (Andrea), and Aaron Pace; many great and great great nieces and nephews; a special friend, Susie Roberts Hamilton. She was preceded in death by her parents, four brothers, Robert, Everett Mack, Jack, and Roy Pace; a sister, Doris Bunch; two nephews, Philip and Randy Pace.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 am on Tuesday, December 19th in the Elmwood Chapel of the Day & Carter Mortuary with Bro. Randy Corbin and Pastor Lindy Hopkins officiating. Burial will follow in Beech Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm on Monday, December 18th at the Day & Carter Mortuary. In lieu of flowers, Nancy asks that friends consider memorial contributions be made to the White River Humane Society, the Humane Society of the United States, the Defenders of Wildlife or any environmental non-profit agency. Humane Society Legislative Fund, 2100 “L” Street, NW, Suite 310, Washington, DC, 20037, Defenders of Wildlife, 1130 17th St., NW, Washington, DC, 20036-4604. Family and friends may express condolences at