Nancy K. Dickenson, 76, of Crescent City passed away on Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago. She was born October 15, 1942, the daughter of Fred C. and Marjorie L. (Lester) Morrison and they preceded her in death. Nancy married Gene Dickenson in Onarga, on August 24, 1963 and he survives.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by one son, Tyler (Catherine) Dickenson of Waxhaw, NC; one sister, Jo Ann Morrison of Crescent City; and two grandchildren, Delaney and Kellen Dickenson.
Nancy was a 1960 graduate of Crescent-Iroquois High School. She attended Silver Cross Nursing School in Joliet and later was employed at Iroquois Memorial Hospital for over 4o years, retiring in 2004. Mrs. Dickenson was a member of the Crescent City Methodist Church. She enjoyed gardening, her pets, and spending time with her grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at Knapp Funeral Home in Watseka. Funeral Service will be held Wednesday, November 21, 2018 at 10:30 a.m., also at Knapp Funeral Home in Watseka. Burial will follow the service at Flesher Cemetery in Crescent City.
Memorials may be made out to St. Jude Children’s Hospital.