Nancy Caroline Ragland
July 22, 1931 - March 2, 2012
Nancy Caroline Ragland, 80, died peacefully on March 2, 2012. Born July 22, 1931 in Watertown, Wis., Nancy came to Arizona as a young wife and mother in 1956.
After a career with the postal service, she retired and traveled the states by motor home, making lifelong friends along the way. She later traveled the world visiting six continents. She left “the Valley” to make a home in Payson, where she lived for the past 20 years.
She celebrated her faith as part of the family of Mount Cross Lutheran Church.
Nancy was an avid dancer, sports enthusiast, and volunteer. She touched the lives of so many friends with her zest for life.
Nancy will be remembered as a loving mother, wife and grandmother.
She is survived by her large extended family.
A celebration of Nancy’s life will be held at a memorial service at 11 a.m., Friday, March 16 at the Mount Cross Lutheran Church, 601 E. Highway 260, Payson. Luncheon will be served.
Memorial donations in Nancy’s honor may be given to Mount Cross Lutheran Church and Banner Garden Hospice House.