Nancy Lower

1936-2019

Nancy Cheryl Fink Lower, age 82, of Springville, Utah, died on May 14, 2019, surrounded by her family. She was born on September 21, 1936, in Evanston, Illinois, to Walker and Alice Fink. She is known locally for her 14 years of work at the Utah State Hospital, and for her final professional position as Peace Corps Medical Director in Mauritania. It was in Mauritania that she suffered from an accident causing her to become quadriplegic, yet remain full of life and hope! A celebration of Nancy’s life will be held on Saturday, July 20, at 10:30 a.m. at the Provo Community United Church of Christ followed by a luncheon at the Springville Presbyterian Community Church. All are welcome to attend this celebration of Nancy’s life in words and music. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the International Rescue Committee or the Audubon Society. The full obituary can found at: wheelermortuaries.com. An online memorial has been created for her at GatheringUs.com. Watch for a video of the service and slides of her life to be posted on this site.