Nancy Lou Amato
Of Arlington Heights
Nancy Lou Amato was born on June 25, 1929 in West Orange, New Jersey to James and Dorothy (nee Peer) Wilson. She died Sunday, March 19, 2017 at Lexington of Schaumburg in Schaumburg, Illinois.
Mrs. Amato graduated in 1951 from Montclair State University with a bachelor’s degree, Montclair New Jersey and was a healthcare administrator before retiring. She was a member of First Presbyterian Church of Arlington Heights for over 40 years.
Nancy is survived by her children Janet L. (James) Gniadek, Ellen C. (R. Scott) Phillips,
Michael John and Matthew P. (Jeffrey Snider) Amato; and her grandchildren Jeffrey and Jessica Phillips, Chris and Alex Gniadek.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her three sisters.
Memorial service 3:00 pm, Saturday, March 25, 2017 at Glueckert Funeral Home Ltd., 1520 N. Arlington Heights Rd., Arlington Heights, Illinois where the family will receive guests from Noon until time of service.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be given to Alzheimer’s Assn. of Greater Chicago 8430 W. Bryn Mawr, Suite 800, Chicago, IL, 60631, or to the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago 17 N. State, Suite 1300, Chicago, IL, 60602.
Funeral Information and condolences can be given at www.GlueckertFH.com or (847) 253-0168.