Richard C. Nichols, 94 of the Highland Road in Keeseville NY, passed away on Sunday, November 25, 2018 at Meadowbrook Health Care in Plattsburgh.
He was born in Cambridge NY on August 31, 1924 the son of Clayton Nichols and Mattie Crowe Nichols.
Richard proudly served in the US Navy from 1943 to 1946.
Richard was an electrician. He worked at the Navy Depot in Schenectady NY, as well as the Army Depot in Scotia NY and the Watervliet Arsenal NY where he retired.
He was a member of the Am-Vets and VFW.
Left to cherish the memory of Richard is Donna Duggan, (Daughter) Ed Duggan (Son in-law), David Nichols (Son) Elisa Nichols (Daughter in-law), Karen Nichols (Daughter in-law), Kate Nichols (Grand-daughter) Clayton Nichols (Grandson), Christine Nelson, Amanda Yelle, Richard Nichols (Grandson) and four great grand-children.
In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his wife Ida "Peg" (Arnold) Nichols (October 22, 2011). Son, Robert Nichols (May 24, 2016) Grandson, Michael Root (December 6, 1992) Granddaughter, Cindy Gibson (July 24, 2014) and Brother, Ronald Nichols (June 10, 2017).
Relatives and friends are invited to call on Thursday, November 29, 2018 from 2 to 3PM at the Hamilton Funeral Home, 124 Clinton Street, Keeseville. A Funeral Service will follow at 3PM in the Hamilton Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be private in the Port Douglas Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations in the memory of Richard C. Nichols may be made to High Peaks Hospice, PO Box 840, Saranac Lake, NY, 12983.
Arrangements are in the care of Hamilton Funeral Home 124 Clinton Street, Keeseville, (518) 834-7667