Nancy Turgasen Bates

Honored by:John Bates
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Nancy is as smart and competent a person as anyone, yet has always been interested in raising her family first and foremost. At the same time, she is an active contributor to her local community and volunteers for many civic needs.

Born February 12, 1934 in Louisville, KY. Grew up in Crete, IL. Graduated with B.S. in Home Economics from ISU in 1956. Married with two children. Wife of ISU-graduate veterinarian. Lives in Danville, IL. Schoolteacher and homemaker. Board of Trustees, Danville Area Community College since 1980. Hobbies: stitching and golf.


"Women we Admire in our Family
Jessie Ervin Prall
Ruth Prall Bates
Betty Prall Kelsey
Doris Prall Benson
Blanche Cornish Elder
Mildred Elder Wallace
Jo Wallace Bates
Nancy Turgasen Hayes
Tina Canin Bates"