Obituary for Nancy M. DeCampos
Nancy M. DeCampos, age 70, of Wallingford entered into rest on Monday, May 7, 2012 at the Hospital of St. Raphael’s. She was born in Bridgeport on August 24, 1941 daughter of the late Herbert Hitzler and the late Ruby L. Holmes Tongue.
Mrs. DeCampos was a nurse at the State of CT Mental Health Center in Bridgeport for many years until her retirement. She devoted her life to helping the mentally challenged and was active with the Special Olympics of CT. Mrs. DeCampos gave great care for her daughter Marlene. She also enjoyed having many of the children to her home for the holidays.
Mrs. DeCampos is the loving mother of Deborah Richter and her husband Kevin, Diane Smith and Marlene Smith. She is the sister of Gregory Tongue, Donald Hitzler and his wife Lois and the late James Hitzler and sister-in-law of Carol Hitzler. She is the loving grandmother of William Smith and Eric and Genevieve Richter and great grandmother of Ava. Mrs. DeCampos is also survived by her husband Herminio DeCampos and several nieces and nephews. Her funeral services were private.
The Riverview Funeral Home, 390 River Rd., Shelton were entrusted with his arrangements.