Nizza Mangus of Springfield Township (Mercer), formerly of Farrell, joyfully finished her life’s work as an artist, mother, grandmother, beloved teacher, neighbor and friend on Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014.
She was a Sharon art teacher, founder of the Mercer County Spinners and Weavers Guild, and member of St. John’s Episcopal Church, Sharon.
Preceding her in death were her husband, Charles; and son, Kirk.
She is survived by a daughter-in-law, two grandchildren and thousands of students, friends and neighbors who will carry her wisdom, love and light forever.
A celebration of her life will be held at a later date.