Nancy E. Barrett, 77, passed away on Friday, Aug. 21, 2020, at 10:05 p.m. in Warsaw.
She was born on Sept. 28, 1942, to Richard and Roberta Evelyn Elder Denny. Nancy lived all her life in the Kosciusko County area: Claypool, Silver Lake and Warsaw. She graduated from Claypool High School. She was united in marriage to Samuel J. Barrett on Oct. 28, 1960, in Packerton.
During her life, she worked for Warsaw Community Schools in the Food Services Department for over 40 years. She attended worship services at New Life Christian Church and Cook’s Chapel. She enjoyed her fellowship at the North Webster American Legion. Her hobbies included crafting, garage sales and auction, and more than anything she loved spending time with her grandchildren and family.
Survivors include her daughters: Gina (Larry) Putt, of Buchanan, Mich.; and Jody (Paul) Blue, of Warsaw; grandchildren: Amber (David) McElroy, of Warsaw; Jeremy Blue, of Warsaw; Erinn Blue, of Warsaw; Sarah Putt, of Mishawaka; Hannah Kristl, of South Bend; Adam Kristl of South Bend; and Peter Kristl, of Norfolk, Va.; great-grandchildren: Daniel McElroy, Scarlett Linn, Sammy McElroy, Hailynn Blue and Skylynn Blue; and siblings: Sandra (Oliver) Nelson, of Elkhart; Jerry Denny, of Claypool; and Peggy (David) Fitzpatrick, of Claypool. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Samuel Barrett; sister, Beverly Denny; and a granddaughter, Abigail McElroy.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, Aug. 26 from 4 to 8 p.m. in McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw. A funeral service will be held on Thursday at 10 a.m. in McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw. Pastor John B. Lowe II will officiate, and interment will be in?Oakwood Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Washington Elementary School (School Lunch Fund), 423 Kincaide St., Warsaw, IN 46580; Animal Welfare League of Kosciusko County, 1048 S. CR 325E, Pierceton, IN 46562; or New Life Christian Church, 744 S. CR 325E, Warsaw, IN 46582.
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