PHILLIPS FUNERAL HOME –
Nancy Anne Boddicker, 88, died Thursday, September 15, 2016 at her home with her family by her side following an extended illness.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Vinton with Rev. Ardel Barta as celebrant. Private family interment will be held at Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Blairstown. Friends may call from 4:00 until 7:00 p.m., Tuesday at the Phillips Funeral Home Chapel (212 E. 6th Street) in Vinton. A memorial fund has been established.
Nancy Anne Burkhart was born February 9, 1928 at Blairstown to Ruben and Bessie (Lunberg) Burkhart. She graduated from Blairstown High School. On September 7, 1948, she was united in marriage to Virgil Boddicker at St. John’s Catholic Church in Blairstown. Virgil preceded Nancy in death in 1972. Nancy worked at Collins Radio in Cedar Rapids, The Benton County Sheriff’s Office as a receptionist, as an Income Maintenance Supervisor for DHS and as the Director of Relief for Benton County.
Nancy enjoyed travel, reading, crossword puzzles and dancing.
She is survived by her children, Steve (Kris) Boddicker, Jackie (Marshall) Hilmer, Dave (Diane) Boddicker and Donald (Renee) Boddicker; her grandchildren, Carrie, Chris, Crystal, Jeremiah Brett and Chase and her great-grandchildren Jacob, Ali, Jaxon, Mariah, Micah and Molly and her extended family Abbie, John and Terrence.
In addition to her parents and husband Virgil, she was preceded in death by her siblings, Bernard, Bernice, Marge, Ross, Jack and John and her special friend Verne Aller.
The family would like to offer their sincere thanks to UnityPointe Hospice especially, Sue, Angie, Rosemary and Brenda.
Phillips Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements and condolences may be left at: www.phillipsfuneralhomes.com.