October 28, 1919 - March 25, 2015


Winnifred “Winnie” Grace Nichols, age 95, of Princeton, passed away on Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at the Princeton Elim Home. She was born on October 28, 1919 in Princeton, the daughter of Perlie and Agatha (Marshall) Moody. Winnie grew up in the Spencer Brook area and continued to live there throughout most of her life. She was united in marriage to William Nichols Sr. on January 4, 1941 in Princeton.

Winnie was an active member of Freshwater’s United Methodist Church of Spencer Brook, participating in the choir and helping with church dinners and funeral luncheons. She enjoyed vegetable and flower gardening and loved animals. She was helpful, compassionate and devoted to her family. She especially loved her grandchildren.

Winnie is survived by her children Kathryn Herman and William Jr.; grandchildren, Traci Herman, Billy Nichols III and Brad Nichols; great-grandchildren, Mackenzie Herman-Olson, Grant Herman-Carlson, Elliot Hazlett and Violet Nichols.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband William Sr., great-granddaughter Grace, and brother Benjamin Moody.

A Funeral Service will be held at 11AM Monday, March 30, 2015 at Freshwater’s United Methodist Church – Brook Campus. Visitation will be held from 4-7PM Sunday, March 29, 2015 at Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home in Princeton and will continue one hour prior to the service at the church on Monday. Interment will be in Clough Cemetery in Spencer Brook Township.

Arrangements are entrusted to Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home, Princeton.