Presidents Day
61°
Rain
100%
Monday Night
57°
Chance Rain Showers
47%
Tuesday
70°
Chance Rain Showers
41%
Tuesday Night
46°
Rain
96%
Wednesday
49°
Rain
100%
Wednesday Night
32°
Chance Rain/Snow
54%
Thursday
44°
Slight Chance Snow
24%
Thursday Night
35°
Mostly Cloudy
28%
Friday
50°
Rain Likely
73%
Friday Night
43°
Chance Rain
40%
Saturday
53°
Chance Rain
64%
Saturday Night
44°
Rain
77%
3 Day
Extended
Tuesday, February 6th, 2007
John Nichols
John W. Nichols, 71, Rockford, died Feb. 5, 2007, at his residence.
He was born July 13, 1935, in Sewell, Ky., to Hobert and Beulah Williams Nichols. On Jan. 19, 1957, he married Norma Jean Carpenter, who survives.
Surviving are two sons, John (Patty), Rockford, and Les (Cheryl), Celina; four daughters, Lillian (Robert) Denney and Jeanie (Dale) Smith, all of Rockford, Rita (John) Huey, Mendon, and Laura (Marty) Martin, Decatur, Ind.; 13 grandchildren, seven step grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Deceased are a son, Kenny; three brothers, Sam, Russell and Raymond; and two sisters, Stella Grimes and Helen McDonald.
He retired working for the town of Rockford and also worked for Willshire elevator and CTS, Berne, Ind.
Services are 11 a.m. Friday at Ketcham-Ripley Funeral Home, Rockford, the Rev. Armon Nichlos officiating. Burial will follow at Willshire Cemetery, Willshire.
Calling is 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Thursday and 10 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Additional obituaries on this date
Barbara Chilcoat, 67, 218 Eastowne Drive, Wapakoneta, died at 10:56 p.m. Feb. 4, 2007, at Valley Nursing Home, St. Marys. [More]
Adolph "Red" N. Dorsten, 88, of Riverside, died Feb. 4, 2007, at Miami Valley Hospital, Dayton. [More]
Dylan Eugene Everman, 13, Ansonia, died at 4:48 p.m. Feb. 4, 2007, at Childrens Medical Center, Dayton, of natural causes. [More]
Paul E. Green, 89, Celina, died Feb. 5, 2007, at Celina Manor Nursing Home.
A [More]
Former Celina resident Thelma Luella Hensler Lohrmann, 93, died Feb. 4, 2007, in Maryland Heights, Mo. [More]
Evelyn C. Rehn, 79, 119 Longview Court, St. Marys, died Feb. 3, 2007, at Valley [More]
Former Botkins resident Olga C.E. Wells, 96, died at 1:45 p.m. Feb. 2, 2007, at the Fair Haven Shelby County Home near Sidney. [More]