Nancy V. Harlow

Birth Date: Jul. 19, 1943

Death Date: Nov. 20, 2011

Nancy V. Harlow, 68, of Biddeford, died Sunday, November 20, 2011 at Seal Rock Healthcare, Saco, following a long illness. She was born July 19, 1943 in Biddeford, a daughter of Arsene and Alma (Belanger) Pelletier. She attended local schools, graduating from Biddeford High School in 1961.

On July 3, 1963 Nancy married Wayne A. Harlow at St. Joseph’s Church, Biddeford.

She was co-owner of The Bait Shop, Biddeford, with her husband for over 30 years. Previously she worked with local shoe shops for several years before earning her CNA license and working at St. Andre’s Healthcare, Biddeford, for over 10 years.

Nancy was past-president of the American Legion Ladies Auxiliary. She loved scouting yard sales all over York County and adding to her sizable collection of frog theme memorabilia. Nancy loved reading, especially romance novels, and always looked forward to visits by her grandchildren.

She is predeceased by two brothers, Kenneth and Johny Pelletier.

Nancy is survived by:
her husband of 48 years, Wayne A. Harlow, Sr.
3 sons- Scot A. Harlow and his companion Dawn of Biddeford
Rafe K. Harlow and his companion Sarah of Biddeford
Wayne A. Harlow, Jr. of Biddeford
1 brother- Gil Pelletier and his wife Ann of Florida
1 sister- Joyce Palmitessa of Old Orchard Beach
6 grandchildren- Dennis, Daniel, John, Nicole, Wayne, and Brittany
and several nieces and nephews.

Visiting Hours will be 2 until 5 p.m. on Sunday, November 27, 2011 at Hope Memorial Chapel. A graveside service will be celebrated on Monday at 1 p.m. at St. Joseph Cemetery, Biddeford. Arrangements are by Hope Memorial Chapel, 480 Elm Street, Biddeford, ME 04005. To share condolences online, please visit



gonna miss you Nancy may you rest in will always be in our hearts

Elizabeth Poirier
My thoughts are with you and your family. My mother Flora Belle Poirier was a friend on Nancy, and thought a lot of her.

Shaylyn Silva
Sorry for your loss! She was a wonderful women with a big heart! Rest in peace sweetheart <3

Laurina Pelletier Sylvain
My Sympathy for your loss. I'm Nancy 's cousin

I am so sorry for your loss.


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