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Nancy Lou May

May 2, 1945 ~ November 10, 2023 (age 78) 78 Years Old

Nancy May Obituary

Nancy Lou (Stielow) May, 78, a lifelong South Bend resident passed away on Friday November 10, 2023 at Healthwin, South Bend.

Nancy was born on May 2, 1945 to the late William Stielow and Ruby (Powers) Wiktorowicz.

Nancy worked for Kroger as a cake decorator, and was very talented.

Nancy enjoyed spending time with her family and friends and was known for her kind and caring heart.

Nancy married George J. May Sr. on October 27, 1962, sharing 52 years of marriage before his passing in 2015.

Together they have two children; George J. May Jr. and Connie Holston.

Nancy is survived by her children, her grandchildren: Scott (Samantha) May, Valerie (Alphat) Holston, and Brittany (Justin) Stackman, 15 great grandchildren, and her siblings: Gloria Rowe and Irvin (Diane) Huenerkopf and many nieces and nephews.

Nancy was preceded in death by her parents and her husband.

Memorial visitation will be held from 4pm-6pm on Wednesday November 15, 2023 at the Palmer Funeral Home-Guisinger Chapel, 3718 S. Michigan St. South Bend.  Burial will occur at a later date at Highland Cemetery, South Bend.

Memorial contributions in Nancy’s name may be made to Pet Refuge.

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Memorial Visitation
November 15, 2023

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Palmer Funeral Home - Guisinger Chapel
3718 S. Michigan St.
South Bend, IN 46614

Graveside Service at a later date

Highland Cemetery
2257 Portage Ave
South Bend, IN 46616


Pet Refuge Inc
4626 S. Burnett Drive, South Bend IN 46614
Tel: 1-574-231-1122
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