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Nancee G. Stahlke

Nancee Grace Stahlke, 70, Newburgh, Ind., died and went into the waiting arms of the Lord on Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013 at Woodlands Golden Living Center. 

She was born on March 1, 1942 in Cairo, Ill. to Ernestine (Nance) and Clinton Biggs. 

Nancee was an awesome wife, mom, and grandma (Micah). 

She was the most giving, loving, compassionate, and strong person who was such an inspiration and full of faith. 

She enjoyed serving the Lord, reading, playing games, Bible studies, and her dog, Sweetie.

She is survived by her son, Donald Stahlke and his wife Amy; daughter Dawn Green and her husband, Philip; grandchildren, Sara Eble, Dino and Jake Stahlke; stepfather, Forrest Cruse; sister-in-law, Ginger Biggs; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 45 years, Ken; her parents, Ernestine Cruse and Clinton Biggs; in-laws, William and Emily Stahlke; and brother, Michael Biggs.

Funeral services were held Jan. 26 at Titzer Family Funeral Homes, Simpson Chapel, 510 W. Jennings St., Newburgh, Ind., with Pastor Ron Ferguson officiating.

The family wishes to express sincere thanks to Dr. Tony Stephens, Aseracare Hospice and especially to Woodlands Golden Living Center for their kind and compassionate care. 

Memorial contributions may be made to First Christian Church of Newburgh Missions or the American Cancer Society. 

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