In Memory

Nancy Chuba



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Nancy S. Chuba
Died: Monday, May 04, 2009
Age: 76

Former longtime Grosse Pointe resident Nancy S. Chuba, 76, died Monday, May 4, 2009. She was living in Sarasota, Fla.

She was born Nov. 20, 1932, in Detroit to Dr. Henry J. and Helen Kehoe and graduated from Denby High School and in 1955 from Michigan State University.

Mrs. Chuba was an elementary school teacher in East Detroit and Detroit Public Schools as well as St. Joan of Arc in St. Clair Shores. She taught for more than 25 years and was fondly remembered by many of her former students as their favorite teacher.

She was a past president of Detroit Suburban Alumnae Association of Kappa Kappa Gamma, a member of Louisa St. Clair Chapter of the DAR, a past member of the Bon Secours Assistance League, and a former member of the Detroit Yacht Club and the Grosse Pointe Yacht Club.

She was devoted to her family and enjoyed painting, playing bridge, traveling and her work in various organizations. An avid boater, she was especially fond of spending summers with her family at the DYC, GPYC and on the many boating excursions they took throughout the Great Lakes and Lake St. Clair.

Mrs. Chuba is survived by her husband, Thomas W. Chuba; son, Thomas (Dawn) Chuba; daughter, Kathleen (Gary) Marowske and grandchildren, Kerri and Troy Marowske and Randy and Kellie Chuba.

She was predeceased by her parents; her sister, Sally Lucas and her brother, Richard Kehoe.