Conesus Lake: Passed away peacefully on May 29, 2015 after a courageous battle with cancer. Predeceased by her parents William & Edith (Rodham) Hourihan Sr. Survived by husband Dale, children; Brian (Dawn) LoPresto of Livonia, Shannon (Kevin) Smith of Livonia, Stacy Spencer of Rochester, and Scott (Jennifer) Spencer of Freedom, PA. 8 grandchildren, brothers; Peter (Judy) Hourihan of Charleston, MA, William (Louise) Hourihan Jr. of Nantucket, MA, sister; Ruth (Steve) Zopatti of South Weymouth, MA. Several nieces and nephews.
Born in Cambridge, MA on February 29, 1944, Nancy was a leap year baby. She was a 1961 graduate of Braintree High School in Massachusetts. After moving to Rochester in 1966, she pursued a career in advertising with Rochester based, Rumrill-Hoyt Advertising. Nancy later joined Tupperware Brands, managing her own sales team, known as the “Survivors,” earning numerous sales awards and accolades during her career.
Nancy was a light in the lives of many friends and family members who knew her. She was a passionate, strong-willed, and fun-loving woman. She was an adoring Wife, Mother and Grandmother, but will always be remembered as a great friend and neighbor. Nancy loved her tight-knit neighbors on McPherson’s Point/Conesus Lake. She enjoyed reading, gardening, arts & crafts and being outdoors. Nancy loved the water, not just on Conesus Lake, but also during her many summers spent on Nantucket Island in Massachusetts.
Friends may call Monday, June 1, from 4-7pm at the Kevin W. Dougherty Funeral Home Inc., 21 Big Tree Street, Rte 15 & 20A, Livonia, where services will be held on Tuesday at 11am. Burial Oak Ridge Cemetery, South Livonia. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Vincent House, 310 Second Ave, Wayland, NY 14572. To send a condolence and for further information please visit: