Nancy DeCoux, 76

Nancy DeCoux, 76, of Montgomery, passed away on Thursday, March 8, 2018, at St. Gertrudes Health and Rehab Center in Shakopee. 


Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, March 12, at the Schoenbauer Funeral Home in Montgomery with Pastor Jason Pollington officiating, with visitation one hour prior beginning at 10 a.m. Interment will be held at a later date.


Nancy was born on February 27, 1942, to Alfred and Helen (Freid) Gassman in New Prague. She graduated from St. Raphael’s (Holy Redeemer) and Montgomery High School. Nancy was united in marriage to Richard DeCoux on June 2, 1962, at Most Holy Redeemer Church in Montgomery. 


She had worked for Munsingwear and Green Giant, both in Montgomery, and as a waitress at Elrays Café and Czech House in Montgomery. 


Nancy enjoyed camping, and was a caregiver to others.


Nancy is survived by her husband, Richard DeCoux of Montgomery; children, Corrine DeCoux of Le Center, Cathy (Dean) Stasney of Montgomery, and Ruth DeCoux of Montgomery; grandchildren, Elizabeth Giesen, Kristen Klaras, Coleman Klaras, Tadd Stasney, Jayden Stasney, and Anastasia Stasney; great-grandchildren, Jacob Klaras, and Peyton Giesen; siblings, Monerah Montgomery of St. Paul Park, Alfred (Shirley) Gassman Jr, of New Prague, and Susan Smith of Foley.


Nancy is preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Richard Gassman, and Gerald Gassman.


Arrangements are with the Schoenbauer Funeral Home in Montgomery. 507-357-6116.