SWANSEA — Nancy J. (Chatterton) Boothman, age 91, of Swansea, passed away peacefully, Sunday, July 2, 2017 in Charlton Memorial Hospital surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of the late Herbert “Herb” Boothman Jr.

Born in Ithaca, New York, she was the daughter of the late Rexford R. and Ruth (Sutphen) Chatterton. She was a graduate of Groton High School in New York, class of 1942. She was a longtime Swansea resident. In addition to being a homemaker, she loved spending time with her family, cooking, gathering for family meals, loved to go shopping, traveling, the ocean and boating.

She is survived by a daughter, Jane Burger of Centerville, IA; a son, Stephen Boothman and his wife Paula of Swansea; a brother, David Chatterton of Groton, NY; six grandchildren, Brett, Haley and Cole Boothman and Susan Sutherland, Carlton Burger and Ellen Buhrow; six great grand-children and many nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Robert Chatterton and the mother-in-law of Gerald Burger.

Her Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, July 5, 2017 at 7:00PM in the Waring-Sullivan Home at Birchcrest, 189 Gardners Neck Rd., Swansea. Visiting hours prior to her service will be held from 5:00PM to 7:00PM. Relatives and friends invited. Burial private. 

In lieu of flowers contributions in her honor may be made to: Jimmy Fund, 10 Brookline Place West 6th Floor, Brookline, MA 02445. For tributes and online registration: www.waring-sullivan.com