Nancy U. Raab

Nancy Raab - Rochester Cremation

Rochester, NY – April 23, 2023 at age 94. Nancy is predeceased by her sisters Rosemary, Phyllis, and Laurel. She is survived by daughter Kelley Raab (Yvon), Ottawa, Canada, son Stephen Raab (Dana), Flagstaff, Arizona, and many loving nieces and nephews.

She was a graduate of the University of Buffalo, earning a Bachelor of Arts degree with concentration in mathematics. Nancy taught at several schools in New York State, including Frontier, Scio, and Webster, with her longest tenure at H.W. Schroeder High School in Webster (now Webster Schroeder High School). Upon retirement in 1986, Nancy volunteered at Meals on Wheels, Lollypop Farm, and the Monroe County Board of Elections. She loved traveling, bridge, and sports, particularly the New York Yankees and the Buffalo Bills.

Thanks go to the caring staff at Heather Heights of Pittsford, where she lived for the past two and a half years. The family suggests that memorial contributions be made to UR Medicine Hospice, 2180 Empire Blvd, Webster, NY 14580.

A Celebration of Nancy’s life will be held on Saturday, June 17th, 11am, at Penfield Presbyterian Church, 1881 Jackson Road, Penfield, NY 14526. A light lunch will follow.

3 Condolences

  1. Joanne C Geraci on May 5, 2023 at 12:03 am

    So sorry to hear about your Mom’s passing. I remember her when she was teaching Math at Webster Schroeder High School (formerly HW Schroeder High School). I also remember her from her daughter Kelly. Kelly and I were friends in high school at Schroeder. I always remembered Kelly’s Mom as being refined well-educated woman.

  2. Laura Ehrich on June 3, 2023 at 1:27 pm

    Mrs. Raab was our across-the-street neighbor in Webster for many years, and helped get me through high school maths as a long-time tutor. She was always patient, and a truly excellent teacher. She was a lovely neighbor, too. I’m sorry to hear of her passing and will remember her fondly.

  3. William "Bill" Richardson on June 28, 2023 at 10:00 am

    My condolences, thoughts and prayers to the Raab family. I didn’t have Mrs. Raab as a teacher but do remember who she was and that I saw her often in the former H.W.Schroeder High School, graduating class of 1977.

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