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Nancy G. Oldham

Obituary for Nancy G. Oldham

December 31, 1923 - February 15, 2020
Hanover, Massachusetts | Age 96


Nancy G. Oldham, 96, of Hanover, passed away peacefully on February 15th, with her family by her side. She was the wife of the late David A. Oldham and daughter of the late Charles E. and Harriet P. (Gifford) Glover. She was predeceased by her brother James E. Glover of Cambridge, MD.

Nancy was born on December 31, 1923 in Waterville, Maine. She graduated from Waterville High School and went on to receive a Bachelor of Arts degree from Colby College in Waterville. After college she moved to Boston where she met David while he was painting her apartment. They were married on September 5, 1953 at Trinity Episcopal Church in Rockland, MA.

She is survived by her children Susan G. Oldham and Sara G. Oldham of Hanover, Judith O. Holmes of Carver and James E. Oldham and his wife Nancy of Monroe, CT. She is also survived by her grandsons Timothy L. Holmes, Jonathan S. Holmes, and his fiancée Lauren Dedrick and great granddaughter Grace Holmes. She also leaves several nieces and nephews. In addition, she is survived by very close family friends Paula and Arthur Pelissier and family.

Nancy loved animals, enjoyed taking long rides, especially to Maine for lobster, gardening, cooking, visits from family and friends, backyard barbeques and family gatherings. The times she cherished most were those spent with her family and friends.

Services will be private.

For those who wish to honor Nancy's memory, donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Association ( or Norwell Visiting Nurse Association and Hospice (

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Magoun-Biggins Funeral Home

135 Union Street
Rockland, MA 02370
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