Nancy E. (Hoveland) Seils, age 75, passed away peacefully on Saturday, October 26, 2013 surrounded by her family following a brief illness.
She was born in Madison on November 10, 1937 to the late Russell and Adeline (Simpson) Hoveland. She was raised in McFarland and graduated from Madison East High School, Class of '54. In 1959, she was united in marriage to Eddy Seils. Together they raised two children, Deena and David. He preceded her in death in 2011 after 52 years of marriage.
Nancy was a kind, giving wife, mother and friend. Together with Eddy, they spent many years traveling, especially enjoying cruises and trips to Las Vegas. She enjoyed reading, watching Wisconsin sports, and was an avid baseball fan. Most of all, she enjoyed spending time with her friends and family. She was especially devoted to her grandchildren.
Nancy is survived by her children, Deena (Randall) Ferguson and David (Diane) Seils; 4 grandchildren, Max and Sam Ferguson and Ashley and Tyler Seils; sisters, Diane (Loren) Moen and Judy (Don) Brown. She was preceded in death by her parents and husband, Eddy.
Funeral services will be held at noon on Friday, November 1, 2013 at First Lutheran Church, 310 E. Washington St. Stoughton with the Rev. Jerome Pribbenow officiating. Family will greet friends from 10 a.m. until the time of service. Lunch will immediately follow the service then burial in Lutheran Cemetery South.