A 61-year-old homeless woman was found dead outside Cornerstone Ministries on Linda Vista Avenue Wednesday morning has been identified as Kathleen Nance, according to the Napa County Sheriff’s Office.. 

Napa Police were notified about the body after a passerby found her at about 8:20 a.m. 

Nance's family in Tennessee has been notified of her death, Capt. Steve Blower said. Her husband, Brad Nance, preceded her in death in 2014. 

Although no foul play is suspected, there will be a forensic examination to determine whether or not an autopsy is needed, Blower said.

The spelling of Nance's name has been corrected since first posting.

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Maria Sestito is the former Napa Valley Register public safety reporter. She now writes for the Register as a freelancer.