Nancy T. Gavern
June 1, 2017
|Nancy T. Gavern, 78, of Scranton died Thursday morning at Allied Skilled Nursing in Scranton following a lengthy battle with Alzheimer’s Disease.
Born May 29, 1939 in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late Irving and Hilda (Thompson) Goodall. Prior to her retirement, Nancy was employed as a Medical Transcriptionist at Moses Taylor Hospital and Community Medical Center. Nancy was a member of St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Scranton.
Surviving are her children: Virginia “Ginger” Wehrkamp and husband Gary of Stroudsburg, Robert J. Gavern Jr. and wife Jeanne of Scranton, and Jeffrey Gavern and wife Kristen of St. Pete Beach, FL; her sister Betsy Lavelle and husband Bill of Throop; her brothers Irving Goodall Jr. of Warrensburg, MO, and Gary Goodall and wife Anne of Old Forge; her grandsons: Anthony Martinelli, Matthew Gavern, Jacob Gavern, Austin Gavern, Ian Gavern, and Gabriel Wehrkamp.
In addition to her parents, Nancy was preceded in death by her brother Douglas Goodall in 2013 and her sister Roberta J. Goodall in 2014.
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In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Nancy’s memory can be made to: The Alzheimer’s Association of NE PA, 57 N. Franklin Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701