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NICHOLLS, Donald Reginald

November 3, 1926 – October 30, 2012

Donald Nicholls, beloved husband of Mary Nicholls of Calgary, AB, passed away on October 30, 2012 at the age of 85 years.

Donald and Mary were married for sixty-one years. He was a kind and gentle man. Donald loved the outdoors and loved golf, getting two holes-in-one. He was a lithographer for Western Printing and Lithography Company, where he started in 1944 and stayed there until the mid-80’s when he retired with them. Donald “Don” lived his life with great respect for everyone and everything. He truly was the “Live and Let Live Man”. He will be dearly missed by his family and everyone who knew him.

Donald is survived by his loving wife Mary; his daughter and son-in-law Susan and Roger Hendrix of Buckeye, Arizona; three grandchildren, Alana (Derek) of Buckeye, Arizona, Rachael (Nic) of White Rock, BC, and Logan (Brynn) of Dawson Creek, BC; and great-grandchildren, Savannah, Sawyer and Cohen.

Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. Burial will take place at Queen’s Park Cemetery. Condolences may be forwarded through

In living memory of Donald Nicholls, a tree will be planted at Big Hill Springs Park Cochrane by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH, Telephone: 403-276-2296.

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  1. Mary: I was saddened to hear of Don’s passing. I am sorry I was unable to attend the funeral today but I am looking after my granddaughter. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. When you are feeling up to it please give me a call and let me know how you are doing. I will be thinking of you often.
    Diane Robson

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  2. Dear Mrs. Nicholls, Susan and family,
    I’m so very sorry to hear about your loss. You will miss him so much. My sympathy to all of you.
    With love,
    Susan Wight

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  3. Dear Mrs Nicholls
    I was so sorry to hear about Mr Nicholls passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this difficult time. Please call when you feel up to it and we can get together for tea. With love Barbara

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