Joan passed away comfortably in her sleep at age 93 on Good Friday, April 10, 2020 at home with loved ones. She is predeceased by her husband Sidney F. Nichols; her parents, Arthur J. Englert and Magdalene K. Englert (Klein); sister, Betty (Charles) Yockel. Survived by her children, James A. (Bonnie) Nichols, SC, Kenneth L. (Eunice) Nichols, GA, Jean E. (Dennis) Kipphut, PA; sister, Miriam (Daniel) Kennelly; sisters in law, Norma Ioannone, Eleanor Nichols, Joy (Ray) Hall, Elsie Nichols; grandchildren, Gina (Richard) Blake, Kim (John) Severson, Todd (Tanya) Nichols, David (Brigette) Kipphut, Christina (Steven) Behlke; great grandchildren, Lauren & Colin Severson, Dawson, Braeden & Soren Kipphut,
Jacob & Christian Nichols; special friends, Norma & Dell Jones and many nieces & nephews. After many years, Joan retired from Marine Midland Bank as an assistant manager, serving in both Spencerport and Hilton.
A service will be held at Walker Brothers Funeral Home in Spencerport, at the convenience of the family.
In lieu of flowers, a donation may be made to the American Diabetes Association in Joan’s memory.