February 20, 2019

Nancy (Greer) Leggat


Nancy (Greer) Leggat, 89, of Seekonk, died peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at Philip Hulitar Hospice Center. She was the loving wife of the late Donald B. Leggat. Born in Pawtucket, she was the daughter of the late Robert F. Greer & Mary E. (Johnston) Greer.

Nancy was a long time parishioner of St. Martin’s, Pawtucket and, after the merge, Church of the Epiphany. She was very active in both churches as a member of the choir, a member of the St. Martin’s Booster Club, a member/Clerk of the Vestry, and a volunteer at the Food Pantry at St. Martin’s and the Bread of Life Food Pantry in Rumford. More recently, Nancy served as a Greeter, was a member of the “Fabulous Friday Folders” and one of the founding members of the Prayer Shawl Ministry at Epiphany.

As a professional, Mrs. Leggat was the Administrative Director of the Brown University Family Care Center at Pawtucket Memorial Hospital. She was also the Executive Secretary of the Rhode Island Academy of Family Physicians, a role she greatly enjoyed and continued for several years after her “official” retirement from Memorial Hospital.

She leaves her three loving children: Robin J. Grant & her husband Raymond of Seekonk, David S. Leggat & his wife Judy of Lebanon, PA, and Carol A. Robitaille & her husband Joe of Seekonk. Cherished grandmother of Caitlin E. Grant of Providence, Raymond J. Grant, II of Boston, John A. Grant of Seekonk, Adalia C. DiFabio of Harlem, NY, Frances A. DiFabio of Harlem, NY, Greer E. Leggat of Lebanon, PA, and Nathan J. Robitaille of Seekonk.

Her Requiem Eucharist will be celebrated Sunday, July 22, 2018 at 1:00 pm in Church of the Epiphany, 1336 Pawtucket Avenue, Rumford. Burial will be private. Calling hours are respectfully omitted. In lieu of flowers, gifts in her memory to Hope Hospice, 1085 North Main St., Providence, RI 02904 will be appreciated. Arrangements have been entrusted to J.H. WILLIAMS & CO. FUNERAL HOME. For online messages of condolence, kindly visit www.jhwilliamsfuneralhome.com.


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