Nancy Serrani Posted: 2019-06-23 16:31:28

Nancy Serrani

Obituary

Nancy Serrani, 92 of Huntley, died peacefully, June 22, 2019 at her home with her family by her side.
Visitation will be Wednesday, June 26, 2019 from 9:00am until the 10:00am Mass all at St. Mary Catholic Church-10307 Dundee Road, Huntley. In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to the Regina Cassetta Scholarship Fund or St. Mary School in Dixon, Illinois.
Nancy was born March 24, 1927 the daughter of Nicholas and Rose Cassetta. On June 25, 1950 she married Nicholas Serrani. Nancy was a beloved and devoted mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister, aunt and friend. She shared her time and talent with her church and her community as an ever ready and hard working volunteer. She was a life time trustee of Reid Memorial Hospital in Richmond, IN. Her warm and welcoming home was filled with laughter, good food and her trademark Pizzelles.
She is survived by her husband, Nick, her daughters, Carol (Mark) Anderson, Jean (Steve) Spohn and Christine (Mark) Carlascio, by her grandchildren: Lindsey (Leonard), Matthew (Tara), Katharine, Lauren, Tia (Kelly), Nicholas (Amanda), Tessa and Isabella, great grandchildren, Jack, Bennett, Luke, Nathan, Harry, Marion, Simon, Emma, Hannah, and Francesca. She is also survived by her sister, Regina Cassetta and brothers, Nicholas (Judy) Cassetta, sister-in-law, Jean Cassetta and by many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her sister, Antoinette and brothers, Frank and Anthony.
The family of Nancy would like to extend a special thank you to JourneyCare Hospice for the care and kindness that they showed.
For further information please call the funeral home at 847-515-8772 or on-line condolences may be directed to www.defiorefuneral.com

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Judy Robinson 2019-06-25 21:55:39

What a gem was Nancy. She is happy as can be in her Heavenly Home.

Helen Serrani-Klotz 2019-06-25 22:45:20

Aunt Nancy was the most beautiful and kind Aunt anyone could ever want. She loved cooking for any of us visiting from Fort Wayne when they lived in Richmond. How we all loved visiting with our Aunt and Uncle, they were just so much fun to be with. Aunt Nancy was the very best cook and such a lovely hostess. All of my children have said such gracious words about her in their texts to me when they heard she had passed away. We all have fond memories of Nancy! May you rest in peace, Aunt Nancy. Amen

Sam Addleman Richmond, IN 2019-06-26 10:32:40

Mr,Serrani , So sorry to hear of your wife's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family as you deal with this time of loss.

Gary Riggle - Richmond, Indiana 2019-06-26 10:43:35

Nick I hold you and your family in my prayers. Nancy was a very special lady

Jennifer Cecere 2019-06-26 15:26:59

Very sad to hear of Nancy's death. She lead such a good and full life and was a wonderful neighbor. with much Love, Jennifer Cecere

Mark Ready 2019-06-26 18:28:17

Nick and Serrani family. I am so sorry to hear about Nancy. She and Nick were a joy for me to talk with as part of St. Mary homebound visits. Please accept my heartfelt condolences. Mark Ready

Paul Rider 2019-06-27 14:26:59

My sincere condolences to Nick and the family. I always enjoyed working with Nancy and admired her enthusiasm and zest for life.