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February 11, 2013

Nancy K. Arnold, 72, of Delaware, died Monday (March 14, 2011) peacefully at her sister’s home after a lengthy courageous battle with cancer.

She was born April 24, 1938 in Delaware to Warren and Janet (Rae) Maxwell. She was a lifetime resident of Delaware County and graduated from Radnor High School in 1957. She was employed as a waitress at Swope’s Coffee Shop in the 1950’s and 60’s and spent her lifetime providing in-home child care. Nancy was a member of St. Mark’s Evangelical Lutheran Church.

Nancy is survived by her daughter, Lori (James) Black; a son, Donald; two granddaughters, Isabella and Jessica Black; a sister, Sharon Maxwell; and a brother, Donald (Lois) Maxwell, all of Delaware; and nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Harold “Arch” in 2008 and a sister, Mary Milligan in 1995.

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Robinson Funeral Home. The funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. Mark’s Evangelical Lutheran Church with the Rev. Thomas Phillips officiating. Burial will follow in Radnor Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Mark’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 28 East William St., Delaware, OH 43015 or to The James Development Office, 660 Ackerman Road, P.O. Box 183112, Columbus, OH 43218-3112.

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