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Lloyd A. Nickles

Lloyd A. Nickles, 73, residing in West Salem, OH passed away early Thursday morning, October 27, 2016 at the Regency Hospital in Middleburg Heights, OH after a brief battle with cancer.

Lloyd was born on September 14, 1943 in Sandusky, OH to the late George W. and Helen M. (Schippel) Nickles.

He was a Veteran of the Army who proudly served his country during Vietnam. Lloyd was employed at Frank Borchardt Farms and Margaretta Township until retirement. He was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church. He loved Jesus, shooting pool, taking walks and spending time with his family and friends.

Lloyd is survived by his 9 sisters, Nancy (Don) Jordan, Georgetta (Steve) Meyer, Darlene Nickles, Sue (Ron) Griffin, Bonnie Boyd, Annette Klein, JoAnn (Ray) Fox, Tina (Jake) Jacobs and Tammy Nickles; 2 brothers, Terry and Tracy (Tracy Lynn) Nickles and other relatives.

In addition to his parents, Lloyd is preceded in death by brothers, Ronnie, Jeff, Jerry and Ed Nickles; nephews, Thomas Jordan and Lenny Nickles; brother-in-laws, Keith Boyd and Vincent George Klein; maternal grandparents, Wilson and Marie Schippel; paternal grandparents, George Sr. and Lena (Hoppy) Nickles and several aunts, uncles and cousins.

Friends may call on Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at 11:00 am until the time of funeral services at 1:00 pm at Groff Funeral Homes & Crematory, 1607 E Perkins Ave, Sandusky with Father Joe Steinbauer presiding. Burial will follow in Castalia Cemetery, Castalia.

Those wishing to contribute to Lloyd's memory may do so to St. Mary's Catholic Church, 429 Central Ave., Sandusky, OH 44870.

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