- Grant, Nancy(Nan)Jean passed away peacefully in Windham, Me. surrounded by her devoted family on August 22, 2016. Nancy was born in Dexter Me in 1944 and loved her childhood home. During college, Nancy belonged to the Portland Symphony, continuing to teach music in Machias and then Milo, Me. after her graduation from college. She was the organist at Xavier church, Brownville, Me. Nancy spent her retirement years passing on her love of music to her grandchildren. Nancy is survived by her beloved children Craig Hanson of Machias, Me and Deborah Hanson of Windham, Me. and her grandchildren John Hanson of Machias, Me, Hannah Sprague, Andrew Hynes and Abigail Hynes of Windham, Me. Also survived by her brother James Grant of Dexter, Me. Predeceased by her brother William Grant of Dexter, Me.
A celebration of Nan's life will be held September 11th, 2016 from 1-3 PM at Keeley's banquet hall, 178 Warren Ave, Portland, Me. 04103. Interment services are private. In lieu of flowers donations in her memory may be made to ATT: Music Department-Windham High School, 406 Gray Rd, Windham, Me. 04062