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Don G. Nichols

Don G. Nichols

Don G. Nichols, age 76, of Carrington, ND, formerly of Sykeston, ND, died Sunday, January 19, 2014, at Lutheran Home of the Good Shepherd in New Rockford, ND.

Don Gerald Nichols was born on June 5, 1937, the son of Allen and Nettie (Guenther) Nichols in New Home, ND. He was raised on a farm near Sykeston. Don attended school and graduated from Carrington. He attended ND State School of Science in Wahpeton, ND, for 2 years for auto mechanics.

On November 12, 1958, Don was united in marriage to Sharon Koenig at Federated Church UCC/UMC in Carrington.

After their marriage, they farmed near Sykeston. Sharon died February 17, 1984.

He was a member of Sykeston School Board and Country School Board, Wells Co. Weed Board, Sykeston Cemetery Board, and served 30 years on Sykeston Fire Department.

Don is survived by his 2 children, Cynthia (Byron) Monson, Turtle Lake, ND, and Thomas (Carrie) Nichols, Sykeston, ND; 9 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; and one sister, Janice(Walter) Kriewald, Rolla, ND.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and wife Sharon.

In lieu of flowers, family suggests memorials to Sykeston Cemetery or Sykeston Fire Department.

Visitation: Thursday, 9:00AM 8:00 PM at Evans Funeral Home, Carrington, ND, and 1 hour before service at the church.

Funeral Service: Grace Lutheran Church, Carrington, ND

Friday, January 24, 2014 at 10:30 AM

Interment: Sykeston Cemetery, Sykeston, ND.

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