Nancy Ruth Jennings
Nancy Ruth Jennings, 92, passed away Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at Countryside Living, Canby, Ore. of heart failure. She was born June 30, 1927 in Springfield, Ill. to TC "Dutch" Seward and Faye Atterberry Seward. Nancy married James AB. Jennings November 30, 1944. She lived in West Linn, Ore. from 1944 to 1984, then Oregon City from 1984-2017.
Nancy worked as a Geriatric Nurse, and published "Remember Thou Me," her memories of patients in long-term nursing facilities. She enjoyed writing poems and short stories. Nancy attended Zion Lutheran Church.
She is survived by her daughter, Susan Hines (Dan) of Oregon City; son, Jack L. Jennings (Debbie) of Prineville, Ore.; granddaughters, Dianne Smith (Steven) of Camas, Wash., Jacqueline Rowley (Keith) of Oregon City, Tiffany Edwards (Chuck) of St. Paul, Ore., and Jody Jennings of Mulino, Ore.; grandson, Jonahs Jennings (Jen) of Estacada, Ore.; niece, Nancy Faye Seward of Minnatonka, Minn. and 5 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband July 5, 2014.
A public memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, January 11, 2020 at Zion Lutheran Church, 8th and Jefferson, Oregon City.