Nancy Lee Stainbrook, 76, passed away at her home on Wednesday, November 3, 2021. Visitation will be held from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, November 9, 2021, at the Van SteenhuyseTeahen Funeral Home, Vinton.
Private burial will be at Evergreen Cemetery. Per Nancy's wishes, the casket will be closed to the public.
Nancy was born November 5, 1944 in Vinton, IA, the daughter of Glenn and Betty (Whitson) Erickson, the eldest of four daughters.
On October 18, 1963, Nancy was united in marriage to Roger Stainbrook at Center Point, IA. Roger preceded Nancy in death on February 28, 2003.
Nancy's "happy times" included shopping, going out to eat with Zach and Melissa, watching Zach play baseball, solving crossword puzzles and watching scary movies.
Nancy is survived by one daughter, Melissa (Dave) Boisen of Vinton; two sons: Brad (Becky) Stainbrook and Brian (Michelle) Stainbrook of Vinton; six grandchildren: Zach, Ben, Bethany, Brian, Mason and Brayden; two sisters: Penny Applegarth (Craig Roster) of Bondurant and Peggy (Bill) Hoffman of AK.
Nancy was preceded in death by her parents; husband of 39 years, Roger; and sister, Terri Lovell.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the family. Van Steenhuyse-Teahen Funeral Home of Vinton is caring for Nancy and her family.
be left at www.vsrfh.com.