October 11, 1931 – December 28, 2018
Mary Nickel was born on October 11, 1931 in Oak Lake, Manitoba. Her parents were Helena and George Rempel, immigrants who had fled from the Ukraine in 1924 to escape the unsafe political landscape following WWI and the Russian Revolution.
The family moved to BC in 1938. On October 6, 1950 she married Albert Nickel. Mom lived her life totally trusting the Lord to help her face each days challenges. Her faith in God was evidenced by the way she lived her life.
Between 2006 and 2018 Mom lived at Hallmark and then to Menno Terrace. In March 2018 she moved to Tabor home. On December 28th our very dear mother breathed her last breath and went to see Jesus.
As a family we rejoice that Mom is free from all suffering and is forever with her precious Savior. Predeceased by her husband Albert, son Charles, grandson Craig Loewen. Survived by Charlene (Hugo) Bach, Geri (Larry) Loewen, Marlene Demers, Rose (Norm) Klassen, Sylvia (Will) Dirks, Jane (George) Barg, Jim (Catherine) Nickel, Kathi (Tom) South, David (Kathy) Nickel, Angi (Gary) Collins, Andrew (Susan) Nickel, Cecilia Nickel. She had 24 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren.
Celebration Service to be held Monday, January 28th at 11 am at Northview Community Church. In lieu of flowers please consider making a donation to the Tabor Home 31944 Sunrise Crescent, Abbotsford BC V2T 1N5, www.taborvillage.org.
Online condolences to the family may be made to: www.wiebeandjeskefh.com.