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Nancy Ann Olinger

Zelienople, Pennsylvania

May 16, 1939 - May 24, 2024

Nancy Ann Olinger Obituary

Nancy Ann Olinger, age 85, of Zelienople, passed away on Friday, May 24, 2024 while under the care of UPMC Passavant Hospital in McCandless Twp.


Born May 16, 1939 in Butler, she was the daughter of the late Kenneth Murray Simpson and Viola Pearl (Hartzell) Simpson. She was the oldest of three sisters, with her younger siblings, Fay and Donna, surviving her.


Nancy earned her Bachelor’s degree from Grove City College and her Master’s degree from the University of Michigan. For over 30 years, she taught business education at Evans City High School and the Seneca Valley School District until her retirement in 1998.


Nancy and her late husband, Tom, volunteered regularly at Park United Presbyterian Church, Meals on Wheels, the Lions Club, and the Zelienople Horse Trading Days. They also loved to travel together. Nancy’s favorite travel destination was to Alaska on a cruise. She and Tom also rescued and cared for many dogs and cats over the years. In her free time, she enjoyed reading and jigsaw puzzles. Above all, Nancy was a beloved wife, sister and aunt, who loved spoiling her nieces and nephews. She will be dearly missed.


She leaves behind to cherish her memory her sisters, Fay S. (Thomas) Wright of Sewickley, and Donna Mae Lindley of Erie; her nieces and nephews, Dan Wright, Ben Wright, Jessica Peluso, Lori Lindley, and Byron Lindley; and numerous great-nieces and great-nephews.


In addition to her parents, Nancy was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 54 years, Thomas R. Olinger, who passed away on November 8, 2023; and her brother-in-law, Larry Lindley.


Friends will be received from 10 A.M. until the time of the Celebration of Life Service at 11 A.M. on Tuesday, May 28, 2024 at the Boylan Funeral Home, Inc., 324 E. Grandview Ave., Zelienople, PA 16063, with Pastor Reid Moon, officiating.


She will be laid to rest privately at Pinewood Memorial Gardens in Cranberry Twp.


Memorial donations may be made in her honor to the Alzheimer’s Association (https://www.alz.org/).

To share a memory or send a condolence gift, please visit the Official Obituary of Nancy Ann Olinger hosted by Boylan Funeral Home.

Nancy Ann Olinger, age 85, of Zelienople, passed away on Friday, May 24, 2024 while under the care of UPMC Passavant Hospital in McCandless Twp.


Born May 16, 1939 in Butler, she was the daughter of the late Kenneth Murray Simpson and Viola Pearl (Hartzell) Simpson. She was the oldest of three sisters, with her younger siblings, Fay and Donna, surviving her.


Nancy earned her Bachelor’s degree from Grove City College and her Master’s degree from the University of Michigan. For over 30 years, she taught business education at Evans City High School and the Seneca Valley School District until her retirement in 1998.


Nancy and her late husband, Tom, volunteered regularly at Park United Presbyterian Church, Meals on Wheels, the Lions Club, and the Zelienople Horse Trading Days. They also loved to travel together. Nancy’s favorite travel destination was to Alaska on a cruise. She and Tom also rescued and cared for many dogs and cats over the years. In her free time, she enjoyed reading and jigsaw puzzles. Above all, Nancy was a beloved wife, sister and aunt, who loved spoiling her nieces and nephews. She will be dearly missed.


She leaves behind to cherish her memory her sisters, Fay S. (Thomas) Wright of Sewickley, and Donna Mae Lindley of Erie; her nieces and nephews, Dan Wright, Ben Wright, Jessica Peluso, Lori Lindley, and Byron Lindley; and numerous great-nieces and great-nephews.


In addition to her parents, Nancy was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 54 years, Thomas R. Olinger, who passed away on November 8, 2023; and her brother-in-law, Larry Lindley.


Friends will be received from 10 A.M. until the time of the Celebration of Life Service at 11 A.M. on Tuesday, May 28, 2024 at the Boylan Funeral Home, Inc., 324 E. Grandview Ave., Zelienople, PA 16063, with Pastor Reid Moon, officiating.


She will be laid to rest privately at Pinewood Memorial Gardens in Cranberry Twp.


Memorial donations may be made in her honor to the Alzheimer’s Association (https://www.alz.org/).

To share a memory or send a condolence gift, please visit the Official Obituary of Nancy Ann Olinger hosted by Boylan Funeral Home.

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