Doris Nickerson

BRISTOL - Doris Nickerson, age 91, of Bristol Twp., PA passed away peacefully surrounded by her family Saturday, November 23, 2013 at St. Mary Medical Center. Born in Bristol, she was a lifelong area resident. Doris was a graduate of Bristol High School. She was a member of many Senior Groups including Bristol Twp. Seniors, St. Thomas Seniors and Fairless Hills Seniors. She traveled extensively and had been an avid bowler. She enjoyed playing pinochle, golf, watching sports and most of all spending time with her family. Wife of the late Thomas E. Nickerson she was also preceded in death by her parents Stanley and Mary Worthington, her brother Stanley Worthington and her daughter in law Claire Nickerson. She is survived by 4 children Thomas E. Nickerson, Jr. (Jennifer), Joy A. Kessler (George), Gary W. Nickerson (Tracy) and Dean A. Nickerson (Sherry), 9 grandchildren Sandi Beatty, Tammi Faust, Bryce Nickerson, Kimberly Kerkuska, David Kessler, Gary Jr., and Amy Nickerson, Ryan and Brad Nickerson, 6 great grandchildren, Jake, Julianna, Zac, Avery, Samantha and Larry. Doris is also survived by brothers and sister in laws Francis Worthington, Charles and Ethel Worthington, Edward and Josie Worthington and Kenneth and Shirley Worthington, and numerous nieces and nephews. Family and friends are invited to attend her viewings, Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013 from 7-9pm and Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013 from 9-10AM at the Molden Funeral Chapel Inc. 133 Otter St. Bristol, PA. Her service will follow Wednesday at 10AM with interment in Rosedale Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to 262 Danny Thomas Place Memphis, TN 38105 To sign the online guestbook or send a condolence visit

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Molden Funeral Chapel
133 Otter St Bristol, PA 19007
(215) 788-6612
Published in The Trentonian on Nov. 25, 2013