Obituary for Lawrence Earl Nichols

Lawrence Earl Nichols

Birth Date: Mar. 29th, 1932
Date Passed: Jan. 4th, 2015

Obituary

Lawrence Earl Nichols age 82 of Sparta formally of Ravenna, MI died Sunday, January 4, 2015 at Meadow Lark Apartments in Sparta. Lawrence was born on March 29, 1932 in Wyoming, Michigan to the late George and Irene (Duemler) Nichols. He married Maureen (Bueche) on October 27, 1951 in Grand Rapids, Michigan. She preceded him in death on May 16, 2002. Lawrence is survived by: 4 Daughters: Denise (Paul) Cook of Ravenna, Kathy (Steve) Arends of Cadillac, Maureen Russell of Ravenna and Linda (Scott) McClain of Grayling. 1 Son; Larry Bonita) Nichols of Sparta. 15 Grandchildren and 30 Great Grandchildren. 2 Sisters: Therese Schneider and Blanche (Terry) Covert both of Wyoming. Sister’s in-laws: Lucille Nichols of Grand Rapids, Jean Nichols of Apple Valley, Minnesota and Marilyn Buck of Wyoming. Several nieces and nephews also survive. Lawrence was preceded in death in addition to his parents and wife Maureen by his Son-In-Law: Greg Russell, 2 Brothers: Jack and George Nichols, 3 Sisters: Betty Issac, Delores York and Judy Nichols. Grandson in-law: Walt Thebo. Mass from the Order of Christian Funerals will be celebrated on Thursday, January 8. 2015 at 12:00pm at the Holy Family Catholic Church in Sparta with Monsignor Stewart celebrant. Burial will be at St. Michaels Cemetery in Brunswick. The family will be at the Holy Family Catholic Church on Thursday, January 8, 2015 from 10:00am until 12:00pm to greet friends. Memorials may be directed to: Emanuel Hospice 2161 Leonard Street Grand Rapids, MI. Go to: www.throopfhravenna.com or Facebook @ Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna to sign the online guestbook’s. The Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna is in charge of funeral arrangements. 231-853-6511

Visitation

10:00am to 12:00pm on
Jan. 8th, 2015 at Holy Family Catholic Church
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Service

12:00pm on Jan. 8th, 2015 at Holy Family Catholic Church
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Burial

on at
St. Michaels Catholic Cemetery
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