Nancy J. Tennant

1939 - 2019

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Nancy J. Tennant of Findlay, age 79, passed away at 5:26am on April 7, 2019 at Bridge Hospice Care Center. She was born November 29, 1939 in Toledo to the late Milton and Helen (O’Hara) Harris. On June 13, 1959, she married William M. Schaffner, who preceded her in death on March 1, 1977. On October 25, 1980, she married Ernest S. Tennant Jr, who survives along with three children: Janice Hummel of Findlay, Scott Schaffner of North Baltimore, and Mark Schaffner of Hoytville; three step-children: Keith Tennant of Findlay, Kimberly Chappie of Urbana, and Anne Fain of Urbana; two sisters: Joy Rinehammer of Findlay, and Betty Arras of Findlay; two brothers: Jim Andrus of Findlay, and Rick Andrus of Findlay. She is also survived by many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She enjoyed painting, camping, and spending time with her family. She was also a lifetime member of VFW Post #5645, DAV Chapter #43, and Ohio AMVETS Post #21, in addition to being a member of St. Michael the Archangel Parish. Visitation will be held on Friday, April 12, 2019 from 2:00-6:00pm at COLDREN-CRATES FUNERAL HOME, where a scripture service will be held at 5:30pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Michael the Archangel Parish (Downtown) church located at 617 W. Main Cross Street, Findlay on Saturday, April 13, 2019 at 10:30am, with Rev. Michael Zacharias officiating. Burial will follow at St. Michael’s Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Leukemia Lymphoma Society. Condolences can be expressed online at

Service Information
  • Visitation Details:

    205 West Sandusky Street
    Findlay, Ohio 45840
    Friday, April 12th 2019 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM

  • Mass of Christian Burial:

    Saturday, April 13th 2019 - 10:30 AM

  • Service Location:

    St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church (Downtown) [Map]
    617 West Main Cross Street
    Findlay, Ohio 45840

  • Final Resting Place:

    St. Michael Cemetery [Map]
    932 W. Main Cross St
    Findlay, Ohio 45840

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To : The Tennant Family
Date :Thursday, April 11th 2019
From : Todd Freeman
I am sorry to read of Nancy's passing. You have my deepest sympathy and your family is in my prayers.