Nancy M. Gouker
02/01/1954 - 06/29/2018
Nancy M. Gouker, 64, of Hanover, entered into God’s eternal care on Friday, June 29, 2018 at the Hanover Hospital. She was the wife of Robert L. Gouker, Jr., to whom she was married 43 years. Born February 1, 1954 in Hanover, she was the daughter of the late Ellwood D. and Helen R. (Slagle) Heiser. Nancy was employed at Hanover Hall Nursing Center as the RN Assessment Coordinator. She was a 1972 graduate of Delone Catholic High School, McSherrystown, and a 1975 graduate of Lancaster General School of Nursing. Nancy was a member of the PANAC (PA Nursing Assessment Coordinators) and the Lancaster General Alumni Association. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends, especially her grandchildren. Surviving are three children, Michael Gouker and fiancé Allison Bostrom of Rockville, MD, Jennifer Baker and husband Steven of Hanover and Kristine Denney and husband Jack of York; five grandchildren, Alyssa, Jared and Michael Denney and Erica and Zachary Baker; four siblings, Ronald and Stephen Heiser of McSherrystown, William Heiser and wife Pam of Spring Grove and Debra Long and husband Robert of Hanover. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, July 3, 2018 at Sacred Heart Basilica, Hanover, with Rev. Joseph R. Howard as celebrant. Burial will follow in the parish cemetery. Friends and relatives will be received 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Monday, at Murphy Funeral Home, 501, Ridge Avenue, McSherrystown with prayers at 8:00 p.m. Contributions in memory of Nancy may be made to the Four Diamonds Children’s Cancer Treatment Center, 1249 Cocoa Avenue #115, Hershey, PA 17033.
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Posted at:07/03/2018 6:06 pm
Pam Klunk Hetrick
Dear Bob and family,
So sorry to hear of Nancy's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
Posted at:06/30/2018 10:10 am
Luann Garrett Gebhart
Bob and family,
My heartfelt condolences to you and your family. I heard of Nancy's passing by the our Delone group of girls. My heart was heavy all day and still I'm praying for her soul and your family. Nancy was a wonderful and caring person.
God Bless all of you at this time and always.
Luann Garrett Gebhart, Class of '72
Posted at:07/02/2018 1:01 pm
So sorry for your loss. Prayers to you and your family.
Posted at:07/02/2018 8:08 am
Steve, I very sorry for your loss. You and your family will be in my prayers. God bless you.
Posted at:07/02/2018 9:09 am
So sorry to hear of Nancy's passing. You and your family are in my prayers.
Posted at:06/30/2018 7:07 am
Vicki Swartzbaugh Davis
Bob, so sorry to hear about Nancy. Prayers for you and the family.
Posted at:06/30/2018 8:08 am
Barbara A Wrappe
I remember Nancy from High School, class of '74. She was always such a kind and happy soul. So sorry for the family's loss.
May she enjoy her new eternal happiness.
Posted at:06/29/2018 6:06 pm
Bob, My condolences to you and your family, at this time of loss. I know no words can heal the pain, but know that she is in a better place, with no more suffering. Always here if you need anything.