Nancy (Pearson) Way, 84, of East Syracuse, passed away peacefully in her sleep at her home on Tuesday, August 20, 2019. Born in Syracuse, New York, she was the daughter of Arthur and Richarda (Hayes) Pearson. She was married to her husband Richard for 64 years. Nancy briefly worked for the NY Telephone Company before raising her family. She was active in Girl Scouts, golf leauges, her church Sunday school and altar guild. She and Richard enjoyed traveling to Europe, Asia and their winter home in Florida. They were members of The Cavalry Club and more recently, Nancy was an active member of P.E.O.
In addition to her loving husband Richard, she is survived by her three children, Amy (Donald) Scheg of Lebanon, PA, Lory Simonds of Syracuse and Todd (Denise Hoag) of Manlius; five grandchildren, Heather Scheg (Carrie Brownell), Erin (Steven) Ehrhart, Jeffery Simonds, Michael Simonds and Morgan Way; three great-grandchildren, Faye and Pierson Ehrhart and Jude Brownell; her sister, Priscilla Wright and two nephews.
A church service will be held on Saturday, August 31, 2019 10 a.m. at Emmanuel Episcopal Church, 400 W. Yates Street, East Syracuse. A gathering of friends will follow in the church hall. There will be no calling hours. Delaney Greabell Adydan Funeral Home has care of Arrangements
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Emmanuel Episcopal Church or Hospice of CNY, 990 Seventh North Street, Liverpool, New York 13088