Nancy Jean Dresel, age 57, passed away peacefully on February 16, 2013 at UNC Hospital in Chapel Hill, NC. Born on November 27, 1955 to the late Peter C. Pagliaro and Amelia Guida Pagliaro. Nancy will be remembered by her beloved husband Patrick O. Dresel of 37 years; loving children Nora J. Dresel, Jaclyn A. Dresel and Patricia L. Dresel; cherished grandchildren Maria A. Miller and Christopher M. Miller Jr. She is also survived by her siblings Peter C. Pagliaro Jr., William Pagliaro and Ann Healy. Nancy worked as a horticulture professional for over 15 years until 2009 when she moved to North Carolina.
A celebration of Nancy’s life will take place FRIDAY from 3 to 7pm with a service at 6:30pm at the West Haven Funeral Home at the Green.