Nancy C. Zurcher, 69, of Andover died Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017, surrounded by her family at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City. A family-directed memorial service was held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 18, at Augustana Lutheran Church, Andover. Memorial visitation was from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at the church. Cremation rites have been accorded.

Nancy C. Zurcher, 69, of Andover died Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017, surrounded by her family at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City.

A family-directed memorial service was held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 18, at Augustana Lutheran Church, Andover. Memorial visitation was from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at the church. Cremation rites have been accorded.

Memorials may be made to Augustana Lutheran Church for the Sunday school program.

Kirk, Huggins and Esterdahl Funeral Home, Ltd., Orion, is assisting the family.

Nancy was born June 13, 1948, in Galesburg, the daughter of Frank and Helen (Vigor) Strandberg. She married Edward Alan Zurcher on July 16, 1966, in Woodhull. He preceded her in death on Aug. 21, 2013.

Nancy had worked as a florist and a caretaker for the elderly.

She was a member of Augustana Lutheran Church, where she taught Sunday School and served as a communion assistant and Cherub choir director. She was also active with the Altar Guild and Faith Circle.

She loved to attend her grandchildren and great-grandchildren’s activities, as well as decorating her home for the holidays.

Survivors include her children, Amber of Chicago, Tamara (Carl) of Abingdon, Ed (Jackie) of Orion, John (Chrissy) of Andover and Travis (Krisha) of Nashville, Tenn.; grandchildren, Kayleigh (Josh), Eddie (Olivia), Britnee, Paul, Richelle (Cory), Courtnee, Zach, Gabby, Daimon, Codey, Jenna and Scarlett; great-grandchildren, Isla, Cloie, Cora and Jaxon; sisters, Sally (Don) and Kathy (Ron); brothers, Don (Carol), Dick (Alice), Tom and Andy (Patty); sister-in-law, Darlene; and special friend, Wayne.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, daughter-in-law Deanne and great-granddaughter Ashlynn.

Online condolences may be made at www.esterdahl. com.