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Marilyn D. Nickless



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Pink Arrow Project

11700 Vergennes St.

Lowell, MI 49331

Marilyn D. Nickless, age 87 of Lowell, passed away unexpectedly on May 1, 2022. She was preceded in death by her parents, Lloyd and Wilma Goff; and first husband, Vern Keim (1982). She is survived by her husband of 38 years, Walter G. Nickless; children, Diana (Randy) Schultz, Jo Ann Pfaff, Sharon (Kevin) Bull, Linda Keim, Kirk Nickless, Rhonda Nickless; grandchildren, Ryan (Raechel), Laura, Melissa, and Michael Schultz, Christopher Pfaff, Kristen Bull, Isabella Galperin, RJ O’Neill; great-grandchildren, Carl and Calvin Pfaff, Aria O’Neill; and sisters-in-law, Noreen Peters, and Nadine Denkins. Marilyn graduated from Saranac High School in 1952 and attended a certificate course at Davenport College. She was a campfire leader throughout the 60’s and 70’s, was a softball coach for the Lowell YMCA, an avid bowler, she loved a good game of golf, and wasn’t afraid to try her luck at the slot machines. Marilyn was a huge sports fan and was a season ticket holder for the Lowell Red Arrows for many years. She spent her free time baking cookies, pies, and banana bread for those she loved.  She will be missed dearly, and the memories will be remembered forever. Services will be held 1:30PM, Saturday, May 7, 2022, Roth-Gerst Chapel, 305 N. Hudson St., Lowell, MI 49331, with visitation one hour prior. Pastor James Schultz officiating. Interment Saranac Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Pink Arrow Project, 11700 Vergennes St., Lowell, MI 49331.

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13 Responses

  1. So sorry for your loss. She had a well loved life
    May she watch over you everyday. Praying for Peace Love and Comfort

  2. Our Deepest Condolences Walt and Family
    Rob and Ginny Schaap

  3. She was my best friend, we always had so much fun together.
    She will be forever missed.
    God be with you.

  4. Sorry to read the sad news Walt, our prayers and condolences to you and your family.

  5. Walter, please know that you are in my prayers. May the God of all comfort be with you and comfort you.

  6. I just found out that Marilyn had passed away. So I missed her send off to heaven. Walt, you have my deepest sympathy on Marilyn’s passing. You had a wonderful soul mate thru your travels in life.
    Carl & Mary Kay Groening

  7. Walt, so sorry for your loss of your loving wife. Keeping you in our prayers

  8. Dearest Walt and family,
    So very sorry to hear the news of Marilyn’s passing. She will be missed by all who loved her. Thinking of you, sending hugs and prayers.

  9. So sorry to hear your Marilyn passed away, I will be praying for you and your family, God bless you.Clara Rice.

  10. Walt, we were so sorry to hear of Marilyn’s passing. We will always have fond memories of both of you here at Lake Pointe Village. Dave remembers the time when he and Marilyn won second place trophies at a LPV shuffleboard tournament. Marilyn touched many hearts here and she will be missed by all. We send our condolences to you and your family.

  11. Marilyn, you will be missed by many of us here at Lake Pointe Village, Lakeland, Florida.

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