NICHOLS SR., STEWART A.
Ocala - Mr. Stewart A. Nichols Sr., 86, a retired Electrical Manufacturing executive passed away on April 21, 2013 in Ocala, FL.
He was a native of Chaumont, NY. He came to this area in 1977 from Dexter, NY. He served in the U.S. Naval Submarine Service during World War II
. He was a veteran of combat duty with the 7th Fleet in the South Pacific. Mr. Nichols was the amateur welterweight champion while in the Navy. He was a member of the VFW
, American Legion, DAV and several fraternal organizations.
Survivors include his loving wife Pauline of 67 years; three sons, Stewart A. Nichols Jr. of Dexter, NY; Michael J. Nichols of Chaumont, NY; Kent L. Nichols of Cape Vincent, NY and one daughter Carol Oxford of Ocala, FL; three granddaughters and one grandson; seven great-grandsons. He is predeceased by all of his siblings.
The family requests donations to Hospice of Marion County. Roberts Funeral Homes Bruce Chapel West (352) 854-2266 made the arrangements.
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