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Lawson E. "Pep" Nichols

May 25, 1939 — April 2, 2021

Lawson E. “Pep” Nichols

Age 81 of New Riegel, Ohio passed away Friday April 2, 2021 in Findlay, OH. He was born May 25, 1939 in Canton to the late Albert and Esther Nichols. Pep was a U.S. Army veteran, he enjoyed fishing and time spent on his newly constructed deck. Pep is survived by his wife, Nancy (Miller) Nichols to whom he was married 52 years; one daughter, Sandra Kay (Rob) Hattery; one son, Randy (Debi) Nichols; five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; two brothers, Paul (Sandy) Nichols and Robert L. Nichols Sr. Funeral services will be Saturday April 10, 2021 at 4:00pm in the Sanders Funeral Home in East Canton. Friends and family will be received two hours before services on Saturday (2-4pm). Facial coverings and social distancing will be required. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to The Salvation Army. Condolences or fond memories may be shared online at



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