Nancy I. Papp 1930-2021

EAST PALESTINE — Nancy Irene Papp, 91, formerly of Brookfield, gracefully passed away Monday, July 26, 2021, while a resident at Christian House Assisted Living, following a brief illness.

Nancy was born Feb. 3, 1930, at home in Brookfield, a daughter to Mitchell F. and Sarah Dodd Ziegler.

She retired as a quality control inspector at Packard Electric in 1987 after a 30-year career.

She attended Coalburg United Methodist Church and was a former member of the Farrell Moose Lodge Auxiliary.

In her spare time, she enjoyed gambling, playing bingo and going to Mountaineer Casino, Racetrack & Resort.

Survivors include her son, John M. “Butch” Papp; her grandchildren, Jeffrey A. Stewart and his wife Kerri, and Michelle L. “Micki” Stewart; great-granddaughters, Jocelyn and Courtney Stewart; son-in-law, Fred R. Stewart; and her extended family.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John Z. Papp, whom she married Jan.10, 1948, and who died Sept. 6, 1982; daughter, Nancy Jane “Sis” Stewart; great-granddaughter, Elizabeth Stewart; and brother, Frank “Bud” Ziegler.

In accordance with her wishes, a graveside service will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 3, 2021, at the Brookfield Township Cemetery Chapel.

Coordination of this tribute for Mrs. Papp was presented by Daniel Briceland, owner and director, Briceland Funeral Service, 330-509-3135. Expressions of sympathy may be left for her family at www.bricelandfuneralservice.com.

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