Nancy Jane Ackerson

Nancy Jane Ackerson

Nancy Jane Ackerson, 81, of Clymer, passed away Tuesday, July 9, 2019, at Beacon Ridge Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation.

Nancy was born Nov. 6, 1937, in Erie to the late Leo J. and Alma J. (Greesley) Kern.

She was preceded in death by her first husband, Jack R. Smith, and also her second husband, Roy D. Ackerson.

Nancy is survived by her children: Debbie Smith and husband Andrew, of Saratoga Springs, N.Y.; James Smith and wife Sis, of Clymer; and Melissa Marshall and Melvin, of Ligonier; as well as one brother, Jim Kern; four grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren.

In addition to her first and second husbands, she was also preceded in death by one brother, Leonard Kern.

A graveside service will be held at 3 p.m. Monday at Manor Cemetery in Indiana, with Pastor Bob White officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of the McCabe-Roof Funeral Home in Clymer. Online condolences may be made at