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Nova Lee Vincel

April 9, 1924 — April 26, 2023

Amity

Nova Lee Vincel

Nova Lee Vincel, age 99, of Amity passed away on April 26, 2023. 

 

She was born on April 9, 1924 in Amity, the daughter of Jesse Runyan and Rosa (Lambert) Runyan. She was preceded in death by her husband, Edward Vincel; her parents; and her siblings, Herbert Runyan, Andrew Runyan, Lucille Runyan, Edison Runyan, Marie Wright, Laverne Lambert, and Corene Kibbey. 

 

Nova Lee married the love of her life, Edward Vincel, on August 5, 1948. She never met a stranger, loved everyone, was very independent, loved to travel, and loved to fish. Nova Lee worked many jobs but she notably worked at Walmart into her 80s. Nova Lee was full of love and will be missed by everyone that knew and loved her.

 

She is survived by numerous nieces and nephews as well as great and great-great nieces and nephews. 

 

Graveside services will be held Tuesday, May 2, 2023 at 10:00 AM at Sweet Home Cemetery with Rick Collie officiating. 

 

In lieu of flowers, the family asked for donations to be made to Sweet Home Cemetery. C/O Joyce York, 137 John Taylor Rd, Amity, AR 71921

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