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Nancy E. Lindblom, 64, of Cherry Valley, passed away on Sunday, December 11, 2016, in SwedishAmerican Hospital surrounded by family and best friend. She was born July 1, 1952, in Rockford, the daughter of Robert L. and Ruth (Bomgarden) Pixler. She married Gary R. Lindblom on July 10, 1970, in Rockford, they cherished 46 wonderful years together. She spent most of her years taking care of her children and the home. Nancy was known as a "professional bargain shopper." She loved her two cats, Snickers and Snuggles, along with her coffee and donuts. She was known as "Grandma Nan" to her grandchildren, who she cherished and adored.
She is survived by her husband, Gary of Cherry Valley; daughters, Tracy (Jason) Forde of Rockford and Heather (Adam) Walden of Byron; 4 grandchildren, Jaiden, Jarrett, Farrah and Christopher; mother, Ruth; and best friend, Barb Tholin. She is predeceased by her daughter, Kimberly Kay ;father; and sister.
Funeral service will be at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 15, 2016, at Olson Funeral & Cremation Services, North Main Chapel, 2811 N. Main St. Rockford with Pastor Katie Voigt officiating. Burial in Greenwood Cemetery. Visitation will be on Wednesday, December 14, 2016, from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in the North Main Chapel.

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  1. Jason (Jake) Kuhl

    Tracy, Heather, & family -- so very sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts.

  2. Dawn Bauer Johnson

    Tracy, Heather, and Family, I am so sorry to hear about Nancy. She was like a second mother to me growing up. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Dawn

  3. Gail Gartin

    My heart breaks for your loss. I will pray for God's love to help you all through this though time.

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