Nancy A. Hersh

Nancy A. Hersh, 87, formerly of Wescosville died Thursday, December 6, 2018 in the Phoebe Home, Allentown. Born in Dallas, TX, she was the daughter of the late Franklin C. and Emma R. (Kramlich) Hersh. A 1949 graduate of Allentown High School, Nancy received a Bachelor of Science Degree from Drexel University in 1953. She was a member of Alpha Sigma Alpha Sorority. After raising her children, Nancy rejoined the work force at Ohio Casualty for 10 years before retiring in 1997. Previously she was employed at the former Holiday Inn, South Whitehall Township. After retirement, she was employed at the former Early American Candle Shop, Wescosville. A talented artist, Nancy was one of the early members of SOTA. She also volunteered for many years in the Gift and Baby Shop at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township. As a teenager, Nancy had horses that she loved and enjoyed riding.

Survivors: Sons, Joseph J. Hersh, Jr. of Allentown, Frederick C. Hersh and his wife Elaine of Emmaus, Matthew C. Hersh of Allentown; daughter, Deborah L. Ferrara and her husband Larry of Philadelphia; 5 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren.

Services: Graveside Service 1:30PM Thursday in Highland Memorial Park, Allentown. There are no calling hours.

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