Monday, June 20, 2016

Obituary: Nancy Slavin, 74, formerly of Cuba Lake & Eldred

GROVE CITY, Ohio — Nancy Slavin, of 6008 Groveridge Drive, formerly of Eldred, Pa. and Cuba Lake, N.Y., passed away Friday (June 17, 2016), at Mount Carmel Hospital West in Columbus. Born May 2, 1942, in Kane, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Bertrand and Phyllis Vreeland Barron. On Aug. 24, 1964, in Eldred, Pa., she married William J. Slavin, who survives. Nancy was a graduate of the Otto-Eldred High School Class of 1960, and the Mansfield State Teachers College Class of 1964. She taught for two years at Oswayo Valley Elementary in Shinglehouse, Pa., and for 35 years at Otto-Eldred Elementary School before retiring. She was a member of the Pennsylvania Retired Teachers Association, National Education Association and Pennsylvania State Education Association. Nancy loved spending time with her grandchildren. In addition to her husband, she is survived by, two sons, Kevin (Debra) Slavin of Columbus and Kris Slavin of Rochester, N.Y.; six grandsons; a granddaughter; a greatgranddaughter; and a sister, Terry Barron of Boulder, Colo. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her daughter, Kelly S. Slavin, Sept. 30, 2014. Family will receive friends from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Guenther Funeral Home, Inc., 1303 E. State St., Olean. Funeral services will be held in the funeral home at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday (June 22, 2016). The Rev. Gregory Dobson, pastor of St. Mary of the Angels Church, will officiate. Burial will be in Mount View Cemetery, Olean. Memorials may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.