Richard Nicholson Obituary

Richard C. Nicholson
Richard Nicholson
Richard C. Nicholson

September 11, 1941 - January 7, 2010
Born in Des Moines, IA
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Rich Nicholson, 68, of Urbandale, IA passed away Wednesday, January 7, 2010 at Bright Kavanaugh House.

Rich was born September 11, 1941 to Mable and Clyde Nicholson of Des Moines. He graduated from Roosevelt High School in 1959. He took classes at Drake University to pursue a 35 year career in Union Sheet Metal work. He was a member of Local 45 and talented in his trade. He retired from Taylor Industries in 2003.

He is survived by Sandy Nicholson; sons, Brian (Jen) Nicholson, Sam (Kris) Ayres, and Matt Ayres; as well as five grandchildren; his sisters, Carolyn Nicholson and Janice Haugen; his beloved dog, HEMI; as well as many other family members and friends.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. on Monday, January 11, 2010. Services will be at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, January 12 at Westover Funeral Home in Des Moines. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Animal Rescue League of Iowa, in Memory of Rich Nicholson, 5452 NE 22 St., Des Moines, IA 50313.

Lastly, if you have a special story or memory of Rich please e-mail it to Nicholsons1@comcast.net or send it to Brian Nicholson at 8243 Enclave Cove, Woodbury, MN 55125.

ARRANGEMENTS BY ILES FUNERAL HOMES ~ WESTOVER CHAPEL.

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Visitation
Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Monday, January 11, 2010
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Service
Westover Funeral Home
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Tuesday, January 12, 2010
11:00 AM
Cemetery
Highland Memory Gardens Cemetery
1 Northeast 60th Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50313
Tuesday, January 12, 2010