Obit: Nickel, George (1855 - 1939)



----Sources: Marshfield News Herald (Marshfield, Wood Co., Wis.) 04/13/1939

Nickel, George (6 Jan. 1855 - 11 Apr. 1939)

Unity, Wis. - Funeral services will be held Friday afternoon at 2 o’clock at the Trinity Lutheran Church for George Nickel, 84, who died at 3:45 p.m. Tuesday, April 11, at the home of his son, Leonard Nickel, 4 ½ miles east of Unity, where he had been making his home. Death was caused by old age complications.

The Rev. J. A. Olson will officiate at the services and burial will be made in the Lutheran cemetery at Unity.

Mr. Nickel was born in Germantown Jan. 6, 1855. He was married at Spencer May 8, 1884, to Anna Wieland, who preceded him in death in the spring of 1934.

After their marriage, Mr. and Mrs. Nickel settled on a tract of land, which is the present farm of their son, Leonard. In 1915 they retired from farming and moved to the village of Unity.

Besides his son Leonard, Mr. Nickel is survived by three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.



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