Nancy Kirkendall

Obituary of Nancy Kirkendall

ADRIAN – Nancy Jane Kirkendall, age 55, of Adrian, passed away on April 25, 2018, at CAMC General Hospital in Charleston, West Virginia. 


She was born on August 27, 1962, in Adrian to John and Bertha (Ries) Marvin. She was a graduate of Adrian High School. On October 12, 1984, at St. Mary of Good Counsel Church, she married Frank Kirkendall and he survives. Nancy worked for The VanEtten Company as a Real Estate Appraiser. She enjoyed golf, casino trips, reading, and an “occasional” Bud Light. Nancy was a big Michigan fan and she loved to spoil her granddaughters. She was instrumental in running the Rock for Tots Rock-N-Bowl for Associated Charities each year.


In addition to her husband, Frank, Nancy is survived by two daughters, Kristyn (Joshua) Sisco and Brooke (Justin) Mazur; parents, John and Bertha Marvin; three granddaughters, Rylee, Kendall, and Hayden; two brothers, John (Dawn) Marvin and Brian (Kelly) Marvin; many nieces and nephews; and she will be missed by her Yaya Sisters. She was preceded in death by her grandparents, John and Emma Marvin and Vernon and Zola Ries; and two brothers, Michael Sr. and Stephen Marvin.


Visitation for Nancy will be held on Monday April 30, 2018, from 2-4 and 5-8 p.m. with a Vigil Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m. at Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian. The funeral liturgy will be held on Tuesday, May 1, 2018, at 10:30 a.m. with visitation from 9:30 until the time of the liturgy at St. Mary of Good Counsel Catholic Church with Fr. Mike Newman as Celebrant.  Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery.


 You may send condolences to the family at  Memorial contributions may be made to the Kirkendall family for future designation. Envelopes are available at the Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.