Nancy T. Venette (Taylor)


Fairport, NY


Passed away on Sunday, July 28 2019 at the age of 86. Predeceased by her loving husband Nelson J. Venette of 47 years and her brother Allyn Taylor. Nancy is survived by daughters Amy (Keith) Petty, Bonnie (Douglas) Shaffer and her sons Christopher Venette, Douglas (Joanne) Venette. Also survived by 7 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.


Nancy was born in Hornell, NY and attended Alfred University. She enjoyed traveling, sewing, crocheting and family gatherings. Nancy was a volunteer for many years at the Fairport Baptist Home and worked as a cook manager for the Fairport Central School District. She also enjoyed her membership in the Order of the Eastern Star (OES) of which she was a life member of Fairport Chapter #444. Nancy was District Deputy Grand Matron in 2006 for Monroe District. Nancy was a devoted member of her church.


Nancy will be remembered as a caring and loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother and a caring friend to many.


A memorial and Eastern Star service will be held at the United Church of Pittsford, located at 123 S. Main Street Pittsford, NY 14534 on Sunday August 18, 2019 at 3:00pm.


In lieu of flowers donations can be made to either of the following:

American Diabetes Association (PO Box 15829 Arlington,VA 22215) OR Eastern Star Foundation

Pounder Hall #106 (1400 Utica Street Oriskany, NY 13424) in her memory.

1 Comment

  1. To All Nancy’s Family, I am so sorry for your loss. Our residents at Crest Manor will miss Nancy.She loved coming to our Activities,especially Bingo,Wed.night Pokeno,and crafts.We are so glad to have gone on our outing at her sons restaurant! She was so proud to have us all go & enjoy the great food! We will miss her!! From our residents there & the Activity CM xo

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