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Nadine E. Sentz

Nadine E. Sentz

Sep 2nd, 1937 - Sep 12th, 2023
  • Birth Date: Sep 2nd, 1937
  • Death Date: Sep 12th, 2023
  • Funeral Date: Sep 18th, 2023
  • Location: St. James UCC, Littlestown
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Biography: God received another beautiful Angel on Tuesday, September 12, 2023.
Nadine Emma Sentz, 86, of Hanover, PA and formerly of Littlestown, PA, went to
be with the Lord and her loving husband.
Born September 2, 1937, in Littlestown, PA, she was the daughter of the late
William and Marie (Ohler) Fissel. Nadine was the loving wife of the late Donald L.
Sentz, with whom she shared 46 years of marriage, until his passing on October
22, 2001.
Nadine was a 1955 graduate of Littlestown High School and immediately upon
graduation, she married the love of her life, Donald. One of Nadine’s greatest
blessings was the gift of six children, whom she dedicated her life to and loved
unconditionally. Being a Mother and Grandmother were her greatest joys, and
what she was most proud of. She watched her grandchildren play sporting events
attended dance recitals, and cherished every moment spent with them. She had a
special gift of hospitality and offered a seat at the family table to everyone who
entered her home. Anyone who had the pleasure of knowing Nadine was truly
blessed and could feel the warmth of her love and kindness. She loved to
entertain her family with her fine cooking and baking, she made hundreds of
pounds of her famous chocolate, peanut butter and marshmallow fudge that was
enjoyed by everyone. She was skilled in preserving the garden harvest, baking
pies, sewing, playing the organ and piano and had a passion to spread God’s love.
Nadine sacrificed everything-she gave it her all.
Nadine was a life-time member of St. James UCC, of Littlestown, PA, where she
was the organist and pianist for 40+ years, in addition to leading the children’s
and adult choirs for many of those years. She was a member of the Sunday
School, the Ladies Aid Society, she served as a Deacon and Elder of the Church
Consistory and cleaned the Church and Sunday School with her family for many,
many years. Nadine also worked at the Littonian Shoe and the Jack Tar sewing
Factories. She was a member of the Red Hat Society and cherished her many
friends there.
Survivors include six children, Bill Sentz and wife Roxie, Wayne Sentz and wife
Lori, Doug Sentz and wife Jane, Bonnie Forbes and husband Tony, Pamela
Sturgeon and husband Dave, Danny Sentz and wife Debora; 12 grandchildren;
Michelle (Terrick) Mathis, Jamie (Jerry) Zartman, Andy (Kristi) Sentz, Dusty Sentz,

Emily (Mike) Svrcek, Sylvia Sentz and fiancé Nolan Myers, Doug Sentz, Jr. and
fiancée Kaylee Knox, Amanda (Mike) Reiblich, Shaylee Sturgeon and fiancé Shawn
Wolford, Luke Sturgeon, Becky (Nate) Voss, Corey (Sara) Hoch and 17 Great-
grandchildren,10 great great grandchildren and a brother Fred Fissel. She was predeceased by her sister Myrna
Myers and granddaughter Maria Millhimes.

Funeral Service is Monday, Sept 18, at 11 A.M. at St. James UCC, Littlestown, with
 The Rev. Scott Aument and The Rev. Dan Mikesell officiating.  Viewing is Sunday
from 3 - 7 P.M. at Little's Funeral Home, Littlestown and 10 -11 A.M. Monday
at church.  Interment is in St. James Cemetery.  Memorials in Nadine's name
 may be sent to her church @1200 Harney Rd.,Littlestown, PA  17340.  Online
 condolences may be shared on

Kitty and Leroy Lippy
Sep 18th, 2023 12:52 pm
We send our sympathy to the family. We have great memories
of the visits and playing of games. She was always an inspiration
and a very good friend.
Judy Behney
Sep 14th, 2023 10:58 am
To the Sentz family.

Sorry to hear of your loss. Know she is at peace and watching down on you all.

Remember her at her church always bubbly and family oriented. Raised great kids and always smiling.

Remember your memories over the years. Take care.
Sep 14th, 2023 2:33 am
There are no words that express the sense of loss and affection for my aunt Nadine.
Kathy Letteriello
Sep 13th, 2023 11:45 pm
Donald & Nadine were some of the nicest people we ever knew!! Great neighbors when we moved to Harney Rd. late 70's. Nadine always had a smile and was welcoming and raised some great kids! Sadly, death is part of life but people like Donald & Nadine are getting fewer & fewer. She will greatly missed, I am sure!! She had a great life!!! Love to all of you!

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