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Patricia A. Nold

Patricia A. Nold, age 89, of Shelby, died Wednesday, August 4, 2021 at Brookwood Place in Ashland.

Pat was born October 2, 1931 in Wayne County, Ohio to the late August and Clara (Rohr) Guenther. She was a 1949 Chester High School and furthered her education at St. Mary of the Springs in Columbus graduating in 1953 with her Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Pat retired in 1997 from North Central Technical College where she was the Director of their Practical Nursing Department. Prior to that, Pat taught at Central Ohio Technical College.

Pat was an active member at Most Pure Heart of Mary Catholic Church, where she served as a lector, eucharistic minister, and assisted with the F.I.S.H. Program. Pat along with her husband, Bernie, were recipients of the Jess Rath Award, given in recognition of their community service. She thoroughly enjoyed going to the Shelby High School basketball games, attending her grandchildren’s events, doing crossword puzzles, and reading.

On May 26, 1956, Pat married her husband of 65 years, Bernard J. Nold, and he survives. Also surviving are 3 children: Amy Bonecutter, Jeffrey (Laura) Nold, and Julie (Alan) Vogt all of Shelby; 6 grandchildren: Curtis Matthews, Jared (Jenifer) Bonecutter, Alicia (Kyle) McGhee, Mackenzie Vogt, Ethan Vogt, and Caleb Vogt; a brother: Richard (Majorie) Guenther of Wooster; and other relatives and friends. In addition to her parents, Pat was preceded in death by her sister and brother-in-law: Jeanne and Robert Martin.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday, August 7, 2021 at 10:30 am at Most Pure Heart of Mary Catholic Church, 29 West Street, Shelby, Ohio 44875. Fr. Chris Mileski will officiate and burial will follow in Most Pure Heart of Mary Catholic Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the church or F.I.S.H. of Shelby, 29 Walnut Street, Shelby, Ohio 44875.

Care for Pat and her family is being provided by the Penwell Turner Funeral Home, 168 West Main Street, Shelby. Appropriate ways to express sympathy for those unable to attend may be done by leaving an online condolence on Pat’s obituary at or by leaving a comment on her post on the funeral home’s Facebook page,

Memories & Condolence

  1. Darlene Zappa says:

    So sorry for your great loss. May God give you strength & the memories give you peace!

  2. Sandy Skarl says:

    I have fond memories of the Mrs. Nold from growing up. I remember her delicious bbq chicken and many dinners at the Nold table. Julie and I both started at St. Mary’s together in the 5th grade and we became fast friends. The entire Nold family was so kind and welcoming to me when I visiting their home. I am so sorry for your loss!!! My thoughts and prayers are with the entire family….God Bless!!

  3. Pete Grant says:

    It was always a pleasure to work with Pat on various projects around the College.

  4. Ann Imhoff says:

    Bèrnie and family
    So very sorry for your loss
    She was a wonderful woman❤️❤️We sat side by side at sports events and also Church Masses

  5. alice willeke says:

    Sending heartfelt thoughts to you and your family at this time. Treasure your memories!

  6. Sally Eby says:

    Pat was my mentor in many ways at North Central State. She was gracious and cared for the welfare of the students as well as those that worked with her. You are in my prayers.

  7. Mike and Judy Caporini says:

    So sorry for your loss….Take comfort in God’s loving embrace and know that she is in His arms…..

  8. Renee Mills says:

    I am so sorry for your loss. Pat was my nursing instructor 27 yrs ago and Bernie used to work with my dad, Bob Jones. What a sweet lady, she sure took her students under her wing and taught us well. Prayers for all of you

  9. Sharon Houseworth says:

    So sorry to read about Pat’s passing. May God bring comfort to Bernie and the entire family.

  10. Elly Rice says:

    I was a long time friend since 5th grade. We both enjoyed attending Chester High school, graduating in 1949. We met Bernie at our Chester reunion. I cherished both of their friendships. So sorry Bernie for your loss. I lost my husband 9 months ago so I know how hard it is. Sending love and prayers.

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