Nancy Jo Hamilton, 72, of Gardner passed away June 1, 2015 at Olathe Hospice House.
Nancy was born June 10, 1942 in Topeka, KS to Harley Lawrence and Millie Emma (Peterson) Hamilton. She grew up in Topeka and lived there most of her life. Nancy graduated in 1960 from Carbondale High School, Carbondale, KS. She worked as a chart reader for Williams Pipeline in KCMO. After retirement in the 1990’s she was a dog groomer and raised and showed quarter horses. Nancy was an animal lover deluxe who also enjoyed gardening and canning. Her favorite saying was, “Tootles.” She will be dearly missed by family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents. Nancy is survived by her brother Kenneth and wife Cathy Hamilton, Topeka, KS; nephew Kent Hamilton; niece Chrisy Khatib; one great-niece, two great-nephews, many cousins and lots of animals.
Visitation 6:00 to 8:00 pm Tues., June 9, 2015 at Bruce Funeral Home, Gardner, KS (913) 856-7111. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Lawrence Humane Society, 1805 E 19th St. Lawrence, KS 66046. Arrangements: Bruce Funeral Home, Gardner, KS (913) 856-7111. Condolences may be left at