Friday, January 2, 2004
LISBON – George Mathias Nace Jr., 86, of Garfield Street, passed away peacefully at 3:03 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 1, 2004, at Pleasant View North Nursing Home following a lengthy illness.
He was born Nov. 9, 1917, in Lisbon, a son of George Mathias Sr. and Lucile (Bradbury) Nace.
He was a U. S. Army veteran and retired as principal of David Anderson High School. He was a member of the former Trinity United Presbyterian Church of Lisbon ad the New Lisbon Presbyterian Church.
He is survived by his wife, Alice (Nelson) Nace; a son, Attorney George Mathias Nace III of Allentown, Pa.; a daughter, Heidi Blosser of Lisbon; a sister, Nadene Vanaman of Coshocton, Ohio; and six grandchildren.
Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Eells-Leggett-Stauffer Funeral Home, with the Rev. Mark Wilds officiating. Burial at Lisbon Cemetery with full military honors.
Visitation from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday.