Nancy Waterman

July 11, 1941October 6, 2013

NANCY (Nolan) WATERMAN, longtime Norwell resident died peacefully on Sunday, October 6.

She is survived by her son Eric, his wife Kimberly, and their son Matthew; her son William, his wife Andrea, and their children Alek, Alaina, Sara, and Addison; her nephew Stephen and his wife Maryann; and her nephew Michael. She also leaves behind many close friends.

Nancy attended Norwell High School and Eastern Nazarene College in Quincy. She studied biology and worked in pulmonary medicine. After raising her family, she worked in her father’s fishing tackle business; then later at Hallmark Cards, at Kitchen Etc., and as a greeting card and book distributor.

She enjoyed cooking, gardening, crafts, and vacations with family and friends. She was a fun-loving and generous person and was a member of the local Red Hat Society. Her greatest joys in life were her grandchildren and she enjoyed spending time with them.

Visiting hours will be at the Richardson-Gaffey Funeral Home, 382 First Parish Rd, Scituate from 4PM to 8PM on Thursday, Oct. 10th. Funeral will be held at the funeral home on Friday at 11AM followed by burial in Washington Street Cemetery, Norwell.


  • Visitation Thursday, October 10, 2013
  • Funeral Service Friday, October 11, 2013

Nancy Waterman

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Sara Waterman

January 18, 2018

As the days and weeks pass, isabel, me and addi will always miss you even tho isabel never meet you

Sara Waterman

January 14, 2018

Sara Waterman

January 11, 2018

Gramma is the best i miss you so much gramma i wish you could be with me right now

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Your son Bill

October 6, 2015

It's been two years Mom, not a day passes without a thought of you and I know you are having a great time in your next life, we all miss you

Ken Wooster

October 13, 2013

We were only in her presence a few times and will always remember that big smile and her laughter. Our prayers and good thoughts are with you. Our lord is good and will be with you always.
Ken and Terry Wooster

Sondra Lage

October 12, 2013

So sorry to learn of Nancy's passing. A sweet lady....

Scott & Marcia Babcock

October 10, 2013

You were so lucky to have Nancy. So sorry for your loss. She was a lovely lady with a wonderful sense of humor.