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Eric D. Nichols

September 11, 1952 ~ January 13, 2023 (age 70) 70 Years Old
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Eric D. Nichols, 70, of Logansport, passed away Friday, January 13, 2023, in his residence, surrounded by his family and friends.

Born on September 11, 1952, in Indianapolis, Indiana, Eric is the son of the late Donald E. and Violet Nichols.  On December 1, 1973, in Logansport, Eric married the love of his life, Sherry Ann Widner who survives.

Eric worked as the plant manager for Transco Railway Products for 44 years.  He loved riding his Harley Davidson, drag racing, working on cars, traveling, Mexican food and spending time with his family and friends.  He was a member of the NHRA and was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers and Indianapolis Colts fan. Eric also loved attending his grandson’s sporting events.

Surviving Eric along with his wife, Sherry, are two daughters, Michelle (Daniel) Nichols-Elliott of Logansport; Shelly (Russell) Rutledge of Peru; two grandsons, Dylan Elliott and Wyatt Nichols; one brother, four sisters, and his favorite cat Jack.

He was preceded in death by one sister, and two brothers.

A celebration of life will be held at 6:00 PM on Wednesday, January 18, 2023, in the Gundrum Funeral Home with Chaplain Michael Eavey Officiating.

Visitation will be held from 4:00 PM until the time of service on Wednesday.

Memorials may be made to Riley Children’s Hospital.

You may sign Eric’s guestbook and leave condolences for his family at www.gundrumcares.com.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Eric D. Nichols, please visit our floral store.


Services

Visitation
Wednesday
January 18, 2023

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Gundrum Funeral Home & Crematory
1603 E. Broadway
Logansport, IN 46947

Funeral Service
Wednesday
January 18, 2023

6:00 PM
Gundrum Funeral Home & Crematory
1603 E. Broadway
Logansport, IN 46947

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Riley Children's Hospital
705 Riley Hospital Drive, Indianapolis IN 46202
Tel: 1-317-944-5000
Web: http://iuhealth.org/riley/ways-to-give/

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