Nicholas L. Keech (Chopper Nick) passed away peacefully, Sunday, July 21st with his family by his side. He was born in Dubois, PA, March 7, 1941 to Russell and Myrtle Keech. A native of Grand Rapids, MI, he attended school in Rockford, MI. He served time in the Air Force. He was pre-deceased in death by his parents and brothers Leo, Larry and KC and two stepsons, Steven and Peter. He leaves behind to cherish his memory, his loving wife and best friend, Carolee; his daughters Kim and husband Fred, Nancy and husband Lew; son Nick and wife Gwinn and son Danny; five grandchildren, three great grandchildren; and many caring and loving friends. A celebration of his life will be held at a later date.
Published in Daytona Beach News-Journal on July 24, 2013