Nancy M. Vine
Retired Local Real Estate Agent
REHOBOTH - Nancy Marion (Hartley) Vine, 70, of Hillside Avenue, Rehoboth, passed away unexpectedly at her residence on Saturday, December 15, 2012. She was the former wife of Donald V. Vine of North Dighton.
Born in Central Falls, Rhode Island on December 8, 1942, she was a daughter of the late David and Mildred C. (Gould) Hartley. Raised and educated in Pawtucket, Ms. Vine was a 1960 graduate of the former Pawtucket West High School.
For more than 30 years, Ms. Vine was an area real estate agent having worked for David Smith Century 21 in Rehoboth for most of her professional career. She was a member of numerous professional realtor and business associations.
Ms. Vine was a volunteer at the Attleboro Literacy Center. She had also been employed at the Seekonk Elder Services Work Program.
Her most special pastime was spending time with her cherished grandchildren as a proud grandmother. She also enjoyed knitting, reading, travelling, watching movies and playing cards.
In addition to her former spouse, Ms. Vine leaves two children: Susan E. Duncan and her husband, James H. Duncan, of Rehoboth and Amy E. Vine of Attleboro; three grandchildren: Jonathan, Andrea and Erica Duncan all of Rehoboth; her siblings: William Hartley of Lincoln, Rhode Island; Douglas Hartley of Scituate, Rhode Island; David Hartley of Lincoln, Rhode Island; Donald Hartley of Cumberland, Rhode Island; Darlene Hartley Palenski of Sidney, Maine and Susie Hartley Kelly of Nipomo, California; several nieces, nephews, extended family members, colleagues and friends.
Visitation has been respectfully omitted.
Relatives and friends are cordially invited to attend a Memorial Service in Celebration of Her Life on Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 11:00 AM at the Rehoboth Congregational Church, 139 Bay State Road, Rehoboth.
Burial will be private.
Following church services an invitation will be extended to join the family for a time of continued fellowship and refreshments at the church.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in her name and honor may be made to either the Rehoboth Helping Hands, 127 Martin Street, Rehoboth, MA 02769 or to Newman YMCA c/o YMCA of Greater Providence, 371 Pine St, Providence, RI 02903.
To send the family an expression of sympathy, please visit an online guest book at
Arrangements are under the direction of the Dyer-Lake Funeral Home, 161 Commonwealth Avenue, Village of Attleboro Falls, North Attleboro. (508) 695-0200.
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