March 11, 2019
Nancy L. Merchant
ORANGE- Nancy L. Merchant, 66, of Mechanic Street, died on Friday morning, March 8, 2019 at home following an illness with loved ones at her side.
Born in Malden on March 15, 1952, she was a daughter of Dorothy (Thompson) and step father, Francis Wilson and grew up in Worcester, graduating from North High School. Nancy then went on to earn a Bachelor’s in computer programming from Central New England College.
Employed by Imperial Distributors in Auburn for a number of years for computer programming, she retired from there a few years ago. She previously had worked for Thomas McCaan , as well as Boise Cascade in Maine.
Nancy loved spending time with her grandchildren and listening to music. She was very artistic and loved drawing, as well as a trip to the casino.
Nancy is survived by a son, Darcy Merchant (Samantha) of Orange; daughters, Misty Gruszkowski (Walter) of Orange and Maureen Jobran of Webster; grandchildren, Tristen Merchant, Cameran Boyd, Brendan Gruszkowski, Lola Robideau, Zoe Robideau, Nyla Robdeau and Junior Robideau; brothers, Jim Merchant of MA, John Merchant of TX, Ronald Merchant of FL and Donald Merchant of MA.
There are no calling hours.
A celebration of life will be held at a later time.
Witty’s Funeral Home, 158 South Main Street, Orange, is assisting the family.
You may offer your sympathy online at www.wittyfuneralhome.com