Harry E. Nickels of Greenville passed away peacefully at 7:55 p.m. Friday (7-5-13) at White Cliff Nursing Home, Hempfield Township. He was 91.
Mr. Nickels was born Oct. 1, 1921, to Christ and Susan Sholler Nickels in Volant.
He graduated from Anna-Jonesboro Community High School.
Harry was a veteran of World War II, serving in the Navy.
He worked as a winder for the former Sharon Transformer Division of Westinghouse Electric Corp.
On Dec. 7, 1947, he married the late Dorothy Heasle. She passed away Nov. 29, 2010.
Harry was a member of Reynolds VFW 7599; and Loyal Order of the Moose Lodge 276, Greenville; and he enjoyed gardening.
Harry is survived by his daughter, Judith A. Simonton and her fiance Ron Hall, Greenville; a son, Keith and his wife Linda Nickels, Sharpsville; a brother, Bill and his wife Sandra Nickels, Tallmadge, Ohio; two grandchildren, Sandy and her husband Dave Philbrick; and Kelly and her husband Bob Wick; and three great-grandchildren, Colleen Philbrick, Emily Philbrick and Parker Wick.
In addition to his parents and his wife, he was preceded in death by his great-granddaughter, Cassandra Smith.
Harry E., 91, of Greenville.
Calling hours: Per his request there are no calling hours. Online condolences may be emailed to www.donaldsonmohney.com
Arrangements by DONALDSON-MOHNEY FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICE, 124 Main St., Sharpsville.