Nancy Eileen Buffington
Nancy Eileen Buffington, 75, Winfield, died Wednesday June 12, 2013, at Sunrise Terrace Care Center.
Funeral services will be Saturday June 15, at 11 a.m. at the Honts Funeral Home in Winfield, with the Rev. Peggy Egbert officiating. Interment will follow at the Winfield-Scott Township Cemetery.
Friends may call from 1 to 7 p.m. on Friday at the Honts Funeral Home in Winfield. There will be no family visitation.
In lieu of flowers, memorials have been established for Sunrise Terrace Activity Fund or the Winfield Public Library.
The daughter of Ernest and Hattie (Pilcher) Long, she was born July 20, 1937, at Ottumwa. On Aug. 14, 1965, she married Gary Buffington. She graduated from the Ottumwa High School. She worked at John Deere in Ottumwa before she was married, helped farm with her husband and worked at Countreestore in Winfield. She was a member of the BLB quilt club.
She is survived by her husband of Winfield; one son, Mike Buffington of Rogers, Ark.; one daughter, Rhonda Connop of Winfield; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers and three sisters.