Service measured not by GOLD,
                           but by the GOLDEN RULE

Service measured not by GOLD,
          but by the GOLDEN RULE


Nancy A. Rastetter, 81, of Wooster passed away on Friday, July 28, 2023, at Ohio’s Hospice LifeCare in Wooster.

She was born December 12, 1941, in Massillon the daughter of LeRoy and Mabel Warstler Latham. On July 11, 1959, she married William L. Rastetter. He preceded her in death on July 5, 2022.

Nancy was a 1959 graduate of Massillon Washington High School. She retired from A.C.D.C. where she worked from 1964 until 1994. Nancy had also worked at Hawkin’s Cafeteria and the Wayne/Holmes Counseling Center. She was a past President of the Wooster Emblem Club, had been the pianist for the Unity Singers, a member of the Wooster Music Club, and was also a member of the 555th Honors Detachment with her husband. Nancy taught Sunday School at church and had led the children’s choir. She loved playing the piano, playing cards, and spending time with her family.

Surviving are her daughters Debra (Jeff) Klein of Park City, Utah and Belinda (Lou) Williams of Greenwood, Indiana; grandchildren Chad A. Miller, Rachael K. Miller, and Jordyn T. Burlison; and 6 great-grandchildren, with 2 on the way.

In addition to her husband, William, and her parents, Nancy was preceded in death by her sister Alma Boughman and an infant brother.

A funeral service will be held on Saturday, August 5, 2023, at 11:00AM at the Central Christian Church, 407 N. Market St., in Wooster, with Pastor Mike Doak and Pastor Glen Schory officiating. Entombment will follow at Sherwood Memorial Gardens mausoleum.

Friends will be received 1-hour prior to the service at the church.

McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster, is assisting the family.

Memorial contributions may be made to Ohio’s Hospice LifeCare, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster, OH 44691 or Central Christian Church, 407 N. Market St., Wooster, OH 44691, or to the Wooster Emblem Club Scholarship Fund, P.O. Box 494, Wooster, OH 44691.

Online condolence may be left for the family at


  1. So sorry for your loss.
    Many hugs and Prayers.
    I remember her smile and kind words.
    You are all in my thoughts.

  2. Nancy is with Jesus, this I know. She has been a friend since I was 9 years old and you girls were just toddlers. We lived on Nold Avenue when she and your Dad rented an upstairs apartment. What a sweet friend she has always been! Our deepest sympathy as you lay her to rest. God bless your family.

  3. So sorry for your loss. Nancy and Bill were the best neighbors we have ever had. I will miss Nancy’s cheerful smile and her joyful laugh. Our prayers are with you.

  4. So sorry for your loss. I enjoyed visiting with Nancy every so often, she was so kind. We will miss her in the neighborhood. Peace and comfort to the family, the Barstow’s.

  5. I am so sorry for your loss of sweet Nancy and. We ran the children’s choir together for years. Nobody could have a better friend, which I sure will miss. Her smile could light up a room and her hugs were given with all of her love. I know you are resting under the wings of Jesus.

  6. Deepest Sympathy to Nancy’s family & friends. Worked with her at ACDC. Lovely lady, wonderful person. I’m sure she’s already missed.

  7. Debbie, Belinda, & family, I am so sorry for your loss. I had the pleasure of working with her in the Pharmacy at AC/DC. She was a kind soul who will be missed.

  8. So sorry for your loss. Prayers going out for the family.

    Pamela RN Wooster OH


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