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Norman Bruce Nichols

February 20, 1924 ~ July 13, 2019 (age 95)

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Obituary


Norman B. Nichols, 95, of Lower Burrell, died Saturday, July 13, 2019 in Concordia at Ridgewood Place in Plum. He was born February 20, 1924 in Arnold, son of the late Thomas and Hazel Nichols. Norman was a supervisor for Duquesne Light, retiring after over 40 years of service. He was proud to have served his country in the Army during WWII. Norman was an avid Pitt football and basketball fan, devoted Steeler fan and enjoyed NASCAR, baseball and golfing. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Martha Jane Nichols, a son, Bruce Nichols, a brother, Thomas Nichols, and two sisters, Arletta Pugh and Edith Goodlet. Survivors include his daughter, Sandra Bonaroti of Oakmont and two sons, Ronald Nichols of Lower Burrell and Joseph (Krista) Nichols of Raleigh, NC; six grandchildren, Nicole (Gilbert) Gillman; Bradley (Jamie) Bonaroti; Bryan (Jenelle) Nichols; Brandon Nichols; Brody Nichols and Charlotte Nichols; three great grandchildren, Kenzie, Gabrielle and Gio. Family and friends will be received Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. in the FRANK F. GIGLER FUNERAL HOME Inc, Robert P. Karish Supv., 2877 Leechburg Road, Lower Burrell, PA 15068, where services will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. Burial will follow in Greenwood Memorial Park in Lower Burrell. Members of Lower Burrell VFW Post 92 will meet in the funeral home for a service at 3 p.m. on Tuesday.

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Services

Visitation
Tuesday
July 16, 2019

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Frank F. Gigler Funeral Home, Inc.
2877 Leechburg Road
Lower Burrell, PA 15068

Visitation
Tuesday
July 16, 2019

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Frank F. Gigler Funeral Home, Inc.
2877 Leechburg Road
Lower Burrell, PA 15068

Funeral Service
Wednesday
July 17, 2019

11:00 AM
Frank F. Gigler Funeral Home
2877 Leechburg Road
Lower Burrell, PA 15068

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