Jack Nichols

Jack Nichols

Jack V. Nichols of Otsego, Michigan, went to be with his Lord on October 10, 2013 in Alamo. Mr. Nichols was born December 10, 1931, in Otsego to Robert and Bertha (Finger) Nichols.

Jack served his country in the U.S. Navy. For over 35 years he worked for Menasha Corp. until his retirement. He also served on the Otsego Fire Dept. for 32 years.

On February 17, 1956 he married Betty Trutsch, who survives. Also surviving are his children, Ralph of Allegan, Esta of Otsego, John (Heather) of Otsego and Rose (Mike) Peters of Pullman; 5 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; a sister, Mary (Bill) Kracher of Kalamazoo; many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; 7 sisters and 5 brothers.

Friends may visit with his family on Monday, October 14, 2013, at Winkel Funeral Home, Otsego, from 12 Noon until the time of the service at 1:00 P.M., celebrant Bill Rose officiating. Cremation will follow with burial of ashes and Military Honors at Fort Custer National Cemetery, Augusta, at a later date.

Contributions in memory of Jack may be made to Otsego Fire Dept. Rescue Fund.

Jack’s family would like to thank Alamo Nursing Home for the good care they took of our husband and father.

Messages of condolence may be posted at www.WinkelFuneralHome.com

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  1. Don Nichols Jr says:

    On behalf of distant relatives in Nebraska, I offer sincere condolences to the family of Jack Nichols. May he rest in peace.

  2. Garry and Terri Parrish says:

    John and family: We are so sorry to hear about Jack passing.Your in our thoughts and prayers. Our Deepest Sympathy to you and your family.

  3. Rob Woodstock says:

    John,
    John, so sorry to here about your dad. Will be thinking of you at this time. God bless.

  4. Kathy Peterson says:

    was sorry to hear about Jack, he and my Dad(Gene Wycoff) have been friends since they work together at Menasha also for the last year at Alamo Nursing home, I know my dad will miss him they share the same table for meals, my prayers all of his family, God Bless you

  5. Sue Higgs says:

    My thoughts and prayers To Mary Kracker and her family and the entire Nichols family on the loss of your father, brother, uncle.

  6. John & Pam (Parrish)Try says:

    So Sorry for your loss.

  7. Molly Fergusson says:

    Betty and Esta, We are sorry to hear of Jack:s passing. Our prayers and thoughts are with you and your family.

  8. The Campbell Family says:

    John and Family we are so Sorry for the loss of your husband/father you and your family are in are thoughts and prayers Love The Campbell Family

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