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Nancy Mohrbach, 90 – Ashland High Class of ’47

Nancy Mohrbach, 90, of Tamaqua and formerly of Ashland died on Tuesday, January 7, 2020 in Hometown.

She was the wife of the late Robert W. Mohrbach who died in 1995.

Born in Ashland on August 27, 1929, Nancy was a daughter of the late Clinton and Florence (nee Lauer) Tiley.

A 1947 graduate of the former Ashland High School, she graduated from McCann’s School of Business and for 20 years was a secretary in Dr. Jewell’s dental office.

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Nancy was a member of St. John United Church of Christ, Tamaqua. She loved to pass her time reading and was very fond of all animals.

She is survived by daughter, Bonnie Jones and her husband, Richard of Lehighton; son, Robert C. Mohrbach and his wife, Cecilia of South Tamaqua; grandchildren, Eric Jones, Lisa Jones Roesch, Rebecca Mohrbach, Christian Mohrbach, and Erin Mohrbach; 8 great grandchildren; and many nephews and nieces.

She was predeceased by siblings Esther Woods, Kenneth Tiley, Lamar Tiley, Joseph Craig Tiley, and Joan Tiley Savage.

Services will be private at the convenience of the family. Memorials in Nancy’s name may be made to the Hillside SPCA, 51 SPCA Road, Pottsville, PA 17901.

Online condolences may be made at Arrangements are being handled by the Zizelmann-Gulla Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., Tamaqua.

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