Richard David Nick

Born: Thu., Oct. 5, 1939
Died: Sun., Dec. 24, 2017


10:00 AM to 11:00 AM, Sat., Dec. 30, 2017
Location: Grace Lutheran Church

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Sat., Dec. 30, 2017
Location: Grace Lutheran Church

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          Richard David Nick, 78, Pengilly, died Sunday December 24, 2017 at Range Fairview Medical Center in Hibbing.  He was born in Hibbing to Lawrence and Pauline (Bobich) Nick on October 5, 1939, was a United States Navy Veteran from 1957 to 1962.  He married Mary Ann Nelson in Grace Lutheran Church in Marble in September of 1962. He traveled extensively in connection with his employment as an Electrical Engineering Consultant, his favorite stop was Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin. He enjoyed his truck, hats and golf courses including being a lifelong member of the Swan Lake Country Club. Richard was a member and former Elder of Grace Lutheran Church in Marble.
          He is survived by his wife, Mary Ann, children Ruth (Rick) Ditty, Delano, MN, and their children Matthew and Rachel, Nancy (Brant Morris) Nick, Post Falls, Idaho, and her son Derek, and David Nick, Columbia, MO, and his children Elizabeth and Ryan, two great grandchildren Abigail and Drake, two brothers Robert (Jean) Nick, Marble and Arizona, and Roger (Donna) Nick, Pengilly and Arizona, and many nieces and nephews.  He was preceded in death by his parents, 3 brothers-in law and 3 sisters-in-law.
          Memorial services will be held at 11:00 am., Saturday December 30, 2017, in Grace Lutheran Church in Marble with visitation one hour before the service. Burial will be in Lakeview Cemetery in Coleraine. Memorials are preferred to the Alzheimer’s Association or  Arrangements are with Peterson Funeral Chapel in Coleraine.

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Robert Williams
   Posted Tue December 26, 2017
I knew Richard for a long time. Played some golf with him also in Pengilly. Sorry for your loss.

Bob Williams

Grant Hayes
   Posted Wed December 27, 2017
I went to Greenway(Class of 1956) with Dick.I always remember him as a nice kid,always friendly.Sorry to see his leaving us.I offer my sincere condolences to Dick's family.Grant Hayes,Duluth

Ruth Pavich
   Posted Thu January 04, 2018
Dear Mary Ann and family: What a long journey it has been for all of you! What comes to mind is from the Easter hymn: "The strife is o'er, the battle done. Now is the Victor's triumph won. O let the song of praise be sung: Alleluia!"
God's peace that "passes all understanding" be with all of you

Elizabeth Bradley (Betty)
   Posted Mon January 15, 2018
Mary Ann I am so sorry for your loss. I remember you and Dick from when we went to school and worked at St Lukes in Duluth.

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