Nancy Arndt (McKendry), aged 79, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, December 10, 2016. She was born on March 9, 1937, in Coatbridge, Scotland.
Nancy met her husband, Franz, on the job, while working as a book keeper for Volkswagen in Glasgow, Scotland. They married on March 30, 1957, in Glasgow and moved to the United States in 1958.
Nancy worked in the Andover School District in various positions for over 30 years. She enjoyed spending her time in the various schools where she became a beloved member of the Andover community.
She is survived by her husband, Franz, and two children, Karine Matacchiera and husband, Peter and Franz K. Arndt. Nancy also had three granddaughters, Janeen, Kara, and Kristine. In addition, Nancy leaves behind Teddy, her bison-poodle mix, whom she referred to as her "third child." She is predeceased by her parents, Agnes and James McKendry and three siblings.
Arrangements will be held at John Breen Memorial Funeral Home in North Andover, Mass. The family welcomes friends and family on Thursday, December 15, 2016, from 4 to 8 p.m. The burial will be held on Friday, December 16, 2016.
In lieu of live flowers, donations can be made to Saint Jude's or the American Cancer Society.
Published on  December 13, 2016