Nancy F. Reeder, a homemaker and volunteer, died Jan. 3 of multiple organ failure at her winter home in
The daughter of a banker and a homemaker, Nancy Hardcastle Fisher was born and raised in Ruxton.
Mrs. Reeder was descended from Thomas McKean, a governor of Pennsylvania and a signer of the Declaration of Independence, and Edward Lloyd and Henry Lloyd, governors of Maryland, said a daughter, Ellen Dryden Reeder of Monkton.
She attended the Greenwood School and
Mrs. Reeder, who also maintained a home in Dulaney Valley, was a member of the
Mrs. Reeder and her husband were avid sailors. They sailed their boat to Nova Scotia, as well as in Norway and France. They were members of the New York Yacht Club.
Mrs. Reeder was an active member of Colonial Dames of America Chapter One and the Society of the Daughters of Holland Dames.
Mrs. Reeder, who enjoyed collecting Maryland silver and antiques, also collected china. She was a member of the Maryland Preservation Trust and the Maryland House and Garden Pilgrimage.
She was a communicant of the Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd in Ruxton.
Services are private.
Mrs. Reeder is survived by another daughter, Nancy Reeder-el-Bouhali of