Nancy Lane

passed away peacefully on Monday, March 16, 2020, in Columbus, Ohio. Born March 4, 1939, in Columbus to Preston and Jean Bostwick Wolfe. Graduate of Columbus School for Girls (1957) and Bryn Mawr College (Bachelor of Arts in History in 1961). She also received an Honorary Doctorate Degree from Ohio Dominican University. She is preceded in death by parents Preston and Jean Bostwick Wolfe and brother John F. Wolfe. She is survived by daughters Elizabeth Jarrell (Craig) and Mary Lane (Benjamin Wolfe); sister-in-law Ann I. Wolfe; and much-loved nieces Sara Perrini (Michael), Rita Wolfe, and Katie Wolfe Lloyd (Clark) and their children. After college, Nancy worked for Charles Morrelling company and The Dispatching Company. Throughout Nancy’s life, she had many interests including education, history and genealogy. She was active member of the community, serving on the boards of the Ohioana Library Association, Columbus Light Opera, Friends of Green Lawn Cemetery, Ohio History Connection, Ohio Dominican University and Hope College. She was a loyal supporter of Columbus School for Girls, Bryan Mawr College and Franklin Park Conservatory. In addition, she was a member of Nationwide Children’s Hospital TWIG 61, the Junior League of Columbus and Childhood League. She was also a COMPASS volunteer at Broad Street Presbyterian Church. Nancy also loved sports. She was a fan of The Ohio State University football team and the Columbus Blue Jackets. Nancy’s family would like to thank the expert and compassionate medical care of Personal MD, and Dr. Jeffery Milks. In addition, her family would also like to thank the staff and caregivers of the Forum at Knightsbridge, Home Care Assistance, and Vitas Hospice.

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