Nancy L. DeLovely


Nancy Lee DeLovely, age 71, of Brainerd, died on Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at her home.

A Memorial Service will be held 1:00 pm Friday, January 31, 2020 at the Nelson-Doran Funeral Home with Reverend Steve Benson officiating. A visitation will be from noon until the time of services. 

Nancy Lee (Boutang) DeLovely, age 71, resident of Brainerd, made the journey home to Heaven on January 22, 2020.

Nancy was born on April 27, 1948 in Cloquet, MN to Donald Boutang and Ellen Markkanen.

She was preceded in death by parents Donald Boutang, Oris & Ellen McCorison, brothers; Keith, Eddy, David, Mark “Moose” McCorison, and sister Kathleen Boutang.

Her love was vast for her family, friends, and teddy bears. She brought laughter to all with her sense of humor and colorful imagination.  She was a loyal Vikings fan, loved cooking, reading, writing poetry, comedy, classic movies, and anything related to Alaska.  Her love of music and entertaining began at an early age and carried on throughout her life.  She loved to laugh and talk for hours!

Survived by her daughters and son-in-laws; Tammy (Mark) Lloyd, Tracy (Allen) Skallman, her beloved grandchildren Dylan, Ryan and Andrea Lloyd, step-children; John Hetra, Thomas DeLovely Jr., Nathan DeLovely, siblings; Inez Jamison, Mike McCorison, Brenda Daveau, Mary Tomassini, Larry Boutang, Michael Boutang, Todd Boutang, Jean Boutang and Steve Boutang, her furry grandchildren Duke, Bubs and Mucks, numerous brother-in-laws, sister-in-laws, aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews, and her extra special friends Tammy Dietman and Linda Speed.

A celebration of Nancy’s life to be held 1 p.m. at Nelson-Doran Funeral Home in Brainerd on Friday, January 31, 2020 with a visitation from noon until the time of service.

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