Hendricks County Flyer, Avon, IN

February 19, 2014

Donald Gene Nickels of Avon


Donald Gene Nickels of Avon died Feb. 13 at home. He was 69.

Born March 4, 1044, in Hazelwood, he was the son of the late Donald Wilford Nickels and Margaret (Easton) Nickels.

Mr. Nickels worked as a purchasing manager for RCA in Indianapolis, PSR Quemetco in Plainfield, and Golden Foundry in Columbus. He was an avid golfer and member of the American Legion in Avon.

Survivors include two children, Angie (Greg) Krueger of Linden, Mich., Jeff (Sandy) Nichels of Columbus; six grandchildren, Drew, Aiden, and Reed Kruiger of Linden, Mich., and Bryce, Mia, and Makinzy Nickels of Columbus.

Services will be held at 2 p.m. Feb. 22 in Bousley-Hays Funeral Home in Coatesville with the Rev. Steve Rich officiating.

The American Legion Post 145 will perform military rites at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Legion Post 145 in Avon.

Memorial services will be held Saturday at 2 PM in the Bousley-Hays Funeral Home in Coatesville, IN with Pastor Steve Rich officiating. The Avon American Legion Post 145 will perform Military Rites at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Avon American Legion Post.