Nancy Ann Prochnau, 69, died Jan. 9, 2008, in Crescent City. She was born July 31, 1938, in East Providence, R.I., to Alexander and Ruth (Parker) Prytula.

Nancy was a six-year resident of Del Norte County. She loved to watch sports and was very fond of hockey and bull riding. She was a devoted lover of cats.

She is survived by her friend, Albert Tennant of Smith River, and numerous other friends. Private services will be held. Arrangements are under the direction of Wier's Mortuary Chapel of Crescent City.