Nancy F. Maye, age 79, of Johnstown, passed away on Sunday, December 16, 2012, at Nathan Littauer Hospital surrounded by her loving family.
Mrs. Maye was born on November 19, 1933, in Johnstown, a daughter of the late Ray Haggart and Myrtle Nellis Haggart.
Nancy was a graduate of Johnstown High School. She was a homemaker until her children were older. Then she worked part time for the Johnstown School District, and later for P&C Supermarket until her retirement.
On April 7, 1951, Nancy was united in marriage to Ernest J. Maye Sr., who passed away on June 24, 2000.
Survivors include five sons, Richard (LouAnn) Maye of Benton, Pennsylvania, Ernest J. (Gayle) Maye of Johnstown, Thomas (Susan) Maye of Johnstown, James (Michele) Maye of Gloversville and Paul (Dee) Maye of Johnstown; and several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was predeceased by one daughter, Sharon Abel; and one son, Lawrence Maye.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Friday, December 21, from the Barter & Donnan Funeral Home, 1 N. Melcher Street, Johnstown.
Family and friends may call on Thursday, December 20, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.
Cremation will be at Vale Crematory, Schenectady. Interment will be at the convenience of the family.
Memorial contributions may be made in Nancy's memory to the American Cancer Society, 260 Osborne Road, Albany, NY 12211 or to Mountain Valley Hospice, 108 Steele Avenue, Gloversville, NY 12078.
Condolences to the family may be made online by visiting our website at www.barterdonnan.com.