Nancy (Maruca) Greathouse, 61

NEW CUMBERLAND – Nancy (Maruca) Greathouse, 61, of New Cumberland, passed away Thursday, May 29, 2014, after a courageous battle with cancer.

Born July 21, 1952 in Elkins, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Charles and Donna (Weeks) Maruca.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, David Greathouse; and a brother, Chuck Maruca.

She was a charter member of the Lighthouse Baptist Church in Chester.

Nancy was the loving mother of Amy (Brian) Robinson of New Cumberland and Diane Greathouse of Newell; she was very proud of her granddaughters, Hope and Grace Robinson; also surviving are two sisters, Betsy Musgrove of Newell and D. J. Jons of South Dakota; and her five brothers, Nick Maruca , John Maruca of New Cumberland, Bill Maruca of Newell, Gary Maruca of New Cumberland and Paul Maruca of Texas.

Family and friends will be received at the Nixon Funeral Home in Newell on Monday, June 16, 2014, from 5:30-6 p.m. A celebration of Nancy’s life will be held at 6 p.m.

Because of health reasons, the family cannot accept flowers. The family requests a favorite memory be sent to the funeral home or a memorial contribution be made to Valley Hospice.