Nancy Arnold | Obituary | Record Eagle

September 19, 2021

Nancy Gayle Arnold, 66, of Traverse City died on September 19, 2021. She was born on November 3, 1954 in Traverse City to George Lycurgus and Beverly Jane (Haltley) Arnold.
Nancy graduated from Traverse City Senior High School in 1972.
She has worked in many local restaurants including GasLight, J&S Hamburger on Front Street, Sleder’s, and Dons DriveIn. Nancy also worked at Hamilton’s and Michigan Mutual Auto Insurance Company.
Nancy was involved in various festivals in the local theater and dance community when she was young. She loved spending time with her family and was an animal lover.
Nancy enjoyed hunting deer, playing bunco and bingo, and doing handicrafts. Nancy has never missed a Downtown Traverse City Street Sale. She also loved the cherry festival. Christmas was her favorite time of year and loved decorating for the holidays.
She leaves behind her sisters Linda (Terry) Fasel, Sharon Blonshine and Kimberley (Rocki) Wicker; Brothers, George Arnold and Mark Arnold; Nieces and nephews, Ryan, Kathy, Tara and Ryan Fasel, Ashley, Brianna, Dylan and Molly Porter, Brandon Beaudrie, Tiffany Marion, Amber McCoy, Keri Smith and Corey Wright.
Nancy was preceded in death by her parents, Beverly in 1962 and George in 1998, and her niece Teri Lynn Porter in 2004.
The family would like to thank the many caregivers who have helped Nancy at Munson Medical Center.
An informal meeting will take place on Tuesday, September 28, 2021 from 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Life Story Funeral Home. A short service begins at 3:30 p.m.
Contributions can be made to the Cherryland Humane Society or the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation.
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Published on September 24, 2021

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