Nancy A. Farris
September 2, 1956 – March 10, 2022
Family will receive friends on Tuesday, March 15th, from 5pm to 7pm at the West Center Chapel, followed by VIGIL SERVICE at 7pm. FUNERAL MASS : Wednesday, March 16th at 11:15am, St. Cecilia Cathedral, 701 N. 40th St. Memorials will be directed by the family.
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Nancy A. Farris, 65, of Omaha, NE, passed away on Thursday, March 10, 2022.
Nancy was born on September 2, 1956 to Byron Peters and Patricia (Kappius) Peters in Kearney, NE. After graduating from College of St. Mary, Nancy went on to obtain her Masters of Nursing. Nancy served the Omaha community for over 30 years as a nurse practitioner and an associate professor of community health nursing at UNMC’s College of Nursing.
On August 18, 1978, Nancy married Robert “Bob” L. Farris, and to this union were born Charles “Chuck” Farris, Kathleen “Kate” Farris, and Theresa “Tess” Farris.
Nancy is survived by her children: Charles, Kathleen, and Theresa; her beloved grandson, Charles Jr.; her sister, Lisa Morris (Bob); and her brother, Hal Peters (Kathy). Nancy was preceded in death by her husband Bob; her parents, Byron and Patricia; her brother, Tony; and her father-in-law and mother-in-law, Woodrow and Evelyn.