15 West Ave. Spencerport, New York | 21 Main St. Churchville, New York
Obituary of Elsie B. Nichols
Elsie Barney Nichols 1930-2022
Elsie passed peacefully on November 19, 2022 at the age of 92.
She is pre-deceased by her husband Lewis "Bud" Nichols. She is survived by her two
daughters Cindy Nichols Franz and Pamela Nichols, grandson Timothy Franz and his
wife Salome Sallehy and two great-grandchildren Atlas and Orion Sallehy-Franz.
Elsie was a dedicated 1st grade teacher for 31.5 years in the Spencerport School
District. She is remembered for her kind, appreciative nature, a true teacher at heart.
She and her husband, "Bud" collaborated in many creative building projects, the
renovations and new builds of several homes including the historic Canalside Inn in
Adams Basin, N.Y. that they ran as a Bed and Breakfast for many years. Elsie and Bud
retired to Elsie's ancestral home in 2001 in Adams Basin.
A private ceremony for the family will be held at a later date.
In Lieu of flowers, please "pay it forward" by offering sweet smiles, a gentle, loving
embrace to one who needs it, a kind word, a patient heart, and find blessings in every
Remember that those who go before us, hold our place in Divine love, always to wait
until we are reunited........Peace!