Nancy Post Olsson, 81 of Kintnersville, died Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018 at St. Luke’s Hospice House, Lower Saucon Township. She was the ex-wife of the late Dexter A. Olsson and the longtime companion of the late George E. Wilcox Jr. Nancy was born in Morristown, N.J., on Aug. 1, 1936 to the late James Otis Post Jr. and Anne (Clifford) Post. Her childhood was spent with family in Wayland and Duxbury, Mass., where her love for animals and the ocean took root. Nancy attended the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, where she became a jewelry designer. She was a creative soul with a playful wit. She had an artistic eye and an appreciation for natural beauty. She loved all animals, but most especially her horses, and later in life, her beloved cats. Nancy was a devoted mother and later became an avid and knowledgeable antique dealer with shops throughout the greater Bucks County area.
Nancy is survived by her children: Jennifer Anne Olsson (Alan David) Harrison of Douglasville, Ga., and Christopher Philip (Tiffany) of Lower Saucon Township; sister: Victoria Post (George A. Jr.) Ranney of Grayslake, Ill.; grandchildren: Anna Beatrice Harrison, Ethan Charles Harrison, Jake Walton George Olsson, Sage Everett Olsson, Luke William Olsson.
A celebration of her life will be held at a later date. Arrangements are by the Heintzelman Funeral Home Inc., Hellertown. Online expressions of sympathy may be recorded at www.heintzelmancares.com.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Guide Dog Foundation for the Blind Inc., 371 East Jericho Turnpike, Smithtown, NY 11787-2976 (www.guidedog.org) and/or St. Luke’s Hospice, 240 Union Station Plaza, Bethlehem, PA 18015.