Nancy S. Danner

Resided in Escanaba, MI
Died September 22, 2020

Nancy S. Danner, age 89, of Escanaba, passed away peacefully on Tuesday,
September 22, 2020, at Lakeview Assisted Living in Gladstone.

Nancy was born August 26, 1931 in Elgin, Illinois, the daughter of Ivan and Laura (Miller) Hoffman. She graduated from Elgin High School in 1949. Nancy had a variety of jobs throughout her life, including receptionist, bookkeeper, and medical records assistant. She married her loving husband, Robert “Bob” Danner, on June 1, 1955. After raising their family in Hoffman Estates, IL, Nancy and Bob retired to Escanaba, in 1993, where Nancy was a long-time member of a beloved women’s Bible study and also volunteered at OSF HealthCare St. Francis Hospital. Together, Nancy and Bob shared 64 years of wonderful memories before Bob’s passing in April of this year.

Nancy is survived by her children: Lisa (Mike) Takash of Marquette, MI; Bob (Cathy) Danner of Elgin, IL; Brad Danner of Gladstone, MI; Scott (Vickie) Danner of Gladstone, MI; and Laura (Dana) Mills Danner, of Lakemoor, IL. She is also survived by numerous beloved grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.

Nancy was preceded in death by her husband, Bob Danner, her parents, Ivan and Laura (Miller) Hoffman, and her brother, William “Bill” Hoffman.

If you would like to make a memorial donation in Nancy’s honor, please do so to the Greater Michigan Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association (

Private services honoring Nancy will be held at the convenience of the family. The Skradski Family Funeral Homes of Delta County are assisting the Danner family.

4 Tributes for “Nancy S. Danner

    Oh, how I miss our sweet, dear Nan. I cherish the memory of our years in Bible study together, our wonderful fellowship sitting together around a table, learning about Jesus, sharing our lives, growing in faith. I celebrate that Nan is even now in the presence of Jesus, free from pain. God bless her family and cover them in peace and fill their hearts with good and happy memories. Love you, sweet Nan.

    Brad, Our thoughts are with you and your family for the loss of your Mom. May you know that she is with your Dad and resting
    in the arms of Our Lord. May she Rest In Peace.

    Anne and Harold Koster

    So sorry to hear of your mother’s death. I will add her to my prayers and hope you all will continue to have wonderful memories of her and know she is at peace. I will pray for God to give you strength during this difficult time. Will always remember how proud she was of her children.

    Brad, Scott and family,

    I am so sorry for your loss. 2020 has been a terrible year for you with the loss of both parents. You have my deepest sympathies. Your Mom and Dad were always so kind to me and were very special people. Know that they are with God now, well and happy.


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