Nancy Lynn Coyne Nancy Lynn Coyne

Nancy Lynn Coyne, 70, formerly of Harrisburg died Tuesday, February 21, 2017 in Fellowship Manor, Whitehall. Born in Allentown, she was the daughter of the late Honorable Martin J. Coyne and Jane (Williams) Coyne Beitel. A 1964 graduate of William Allen High School, Nancy continued her education at Mount Ida Junior College graduating in 1968 and Penn State University Harrisburg graduating in 1977. She was the Special Assistant to the Deputy Secretary of local area transportation for Penn DOT for many years before retiring in 2004. Nancy was a member of the Penn State Harrisburg Alumni Society Board from 1984 to 1991, serving as President from 1987 to 1989. She was a very active member of the Republican Party and in her spare time enjoyed vacationing in Maine. Nancy was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Allentown.

Survivors: Siblings, Martha C. “Marti” White of Zionsville, Martin J. Coyne, Jr. of Blakeslee, Dr. Margaret A. “Peggy” Coyne of Danvers, MA; nephews, Matthew S. Scott of Zionsville, Joshua T. Scott and his wife Katie and great nieces, Eleanor J. “Nora” Scott, Edith C. Scott all of Pittsburgh; uncles and many loving cousins.

Memorial Service 11:00AM Monday in the chapel of the First Presbyterian Church, 3231 W. Tilghman St., Allentown.

Interment is private.

Memorial contributions in Nancy’s memory may be made to the Special Olympics Lehigh County, Park Professional Building, 2200 Hamilton, Suite LL-4, Allentown, PA 18104.

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