Obituary for Nancy J. LeFort (UPDATED)

Nancy J. LeFort (UPDATED)

Nancy Jean LeFort, 76, was granted her angel wings and promoted to Glory on Dec. 8, 2018. Nancy was surrounded by family, friends, and the caring staff at Grace Village Health Care and Rehabilitation throughout her time there. Nancy touched many hearts throughout her life.

Nancy was born on Nov. 6, 1942, in Buffalo, New York, to Raymond and Helen (Barton) Fulton. Both have preceded her in death.

Nancy was preceded in death by her sister, JoAnn (Larry) Baker, of Pierceton, and is survived by her sister, Mary Gervasi, of Winona Lake.

Nancy married David W. LeFort on July 30, 1960, who preceded her in death.

Surviving are her four daughters: Deborah (Joe) Rosbrugh, of Warsaw, Denise (John) Good, of Warsaw, Deanna (Kirk) Sobecki, of Bremen and Dana (Randel) Riner, of Warsaw.

Nancy had seven grandchildren: Brenna (Aric) Goshert, of Warsaw, Jarod (Alison) Rosbrugh, of Warsaw, Ashley Shafer, of Leesburg, Tyler Good, of Dallas, Texas, Megan (Lester Jr.) Conley of Silver Lake, Nicholas, Christopher and Emily Sobecki, of Bremen. Nancy has 15 great-grandchildren. Four have preceded her in death.

Nancy enjoyed the Lord, family and friends. She always sang to her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She loved spending time with her family. Nancy was a member of the Moose Lodge and played in a euchre club for many years. Nancy enjoyed her shopping, crafts, and angel figurines, but most of all Nancy enjoyed giving to others.

Nancy worked as a CNA at Our Lady of Victory Hospital in Lackawanna, New York, and Miller’s Merry Manor, in Warsaw. Nancy also worked at Da-Lite Screen, B&B Shoes, and the Convenience Clinic of Warsaw after moving from Buffalo, New York, to Warsaw, Indiana, in June of 1977.

Please join us at McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel in celebrating Nancy’s life. Visitation will be on Sunday, Dec. 23, 2018 from 1 to 3 p.m. followed by a memorial service at 3 p.m. To leave the family an online condolence or to share memories, please visit our website at


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