Nancy Lee

Nancy Lee, 84 of Rock Falls, died Wednesday, December 23, 2020 at Rock River Hospice and Home in Sterling.

Nancy was born on February 7, 1936 in Milledgeville, the daughter of Elbert and Vivian (Roderick) Chronister. She married John Henry Heath on January 21, 1956 in Rock Falls. Nancy enjoyed sewing, working in the flower garden, painting and baking.

She is survived by her husband of nearly 65 years, John; three sons, John (Denise) Heath, Jr. of Houston, TX, Mike (Kitta) Heath of Denver, CO and Sidney Heath of Rock Falls; one sister, Sandy (Paul) Simester of Rock Falls; one brother, Monte (Kay) Chronister of Milledgeville; daughter-in-law, Pam Heath; four grandchildren, Heather Heath, Angie Heath, Christopher Heath and Max Heath; and several great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; one son, Stanley Heath; and two sisters, Charlotte Conley and Florence Zigler.

Masks and social distancing will be enforced for a visitation allowing 10 people at a time on Tuesday, December 29, 2020 from 10:00-11:00 A.M. at the McDonald Funeral Home in Rock Falls. Private family funeral will follow. Burial will be at Oak Knoll Memorial Park in Sterling.

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