A. Richard (Dick) Nichols, Jr.
A. Richard (Dick) Nichols, Jr., age 90, of Tulsa, OK, passed away peacefully on Thursday, July 22, 2021. He will be remembered as a loving husband, father, grandfather and dear friend. Dick was born on December 20, 1930 in Waterbury, CT, to parents, Mildred and A. Richard Nichols, Sr. His family moved to Oak Park, IL, where Dick spent his childhood. He graduated from Oak Park High School in 1948, attended Carroll College in Waukesha, WI, graduating with a BA in Business in 1952. Dick worked for Mobil Oil Corp. and then went on to work 33 years for Cities Service/OXY Petroleum as a credit manager in Wisconsin, Illinois and Oklahoma before retiring in 1989. He is survived by his wife, Martha E. Nichols, Tulsa, OK; daughter, Nancy McKay, husband, Mark, Broken Arrow, OK; son, David Nichols, wife, Kim, Broken Arrow, OK; granddaughter, Kristin Nichols, husband, Allen Ream, Highlands Ranch, CO; stepdaughter, Pam Graddy, husband, Michael, Tulsa, OK; stepson, David Everett, wife, Fran, Mesa, AZ; grandson, Jack Graddy, wife, Lauren; great grandchild, Kennedy, Tulsa, OK; granddaughter, Jill Graddy, Tulsa, OK; grandson, Josh VanMeter, wife, Mary E.; great grandchildren, Mary Frances, George, Veronica, Fort Worth, TX, Jeremy Everett, wife, Laurinda; great grandchildren, Cameron, Leah, Austin, Fredericksburg, VA.
He was preceded in death by his parents and former wife, Margaret (Peggy) Nichols.
Dick was a member of Kirk of the Hills Presbyterian Church, Tulsa Men's Club and was a volunteer for Meals on Wheels.
Visitation will be Thursday, August 5th, from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Moore Funeral Home Southlawn, 9350 E. 51st Street, Tulsa, OK. Funeral service will take place Friday, August 6th, at 10:00 a.m. at Kirk of the Hills Presbyterian Church, 4102 E. 61st Street, Tulsa, OK.
Donations in Dick's memory may be made to Kirk of the Hills Presbyterian Church or a charity of your choice
. Moore's Southlawn 918-663-2233. Share memories at www.moorefuneral.com
Published by Tulsa World on Aug. 1, 2021.