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Fern Nichols

February 26, 1927 — August 26, 2018

Fern E Nichols, age 91, Pleasanton, Kansas passed away on Sunday, August 26, 2018 at Medicalodge of Butler. She was born in Oklahoma the daughter of Niles and Frona Cutshall. She was married to Alfred "A.W." Nichols on August 5, 1944 in Independence, Kansas. He preceded her in death on October 1, 2009. Fern was also preceded in death by her Brother, Dicky Dean Cutshall, Sister Clara Kettleman and Parents. Fern was a farmers wife and homemaker. She helped milk the cows and other chores around the farm including packing lunches to the field every day. She was always very involved in her Church, serving as a Sunday School Teacher and being involved in the Women''s Ministry. She found time to be involved in the community by running the snack shack at Pleasanton Saddle Club. She enjoyed crafting, working in her flower beds, her favorites being Iris''s, Marigolds, and Hen and Chicks. Above all, with the exception of her Lord, family was the most important part of Ferns life. She loved to attend activities such as the Rodeo, Horse Shows, and the Linn County Fair. Fern is survived by son JR Nichols, and wife Vickie; four daughters: Sherrie Clifton, and husband Roy, Sandra Vredenburg and husband Jim, Nancy Knight and husband Jimmy, and Judy Voth and husband Frank; eleven grandchildren, twenty-three great grandchildren and six great great grandchildren. Funeral Services is 1 pm Wednesday, August 29, 2018 at the Schneider Funeral Home and Crematory, Pleasanton Chapel. Burial in the Pleasanton Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 12 noon to service time at the Chapel. Contributions are suggest to the Pleasanton Nazarene Church. On line condolences for the family can be left at

Visitation Details

Wednesday, August 29th, 2018 12:00pm, Schneider Funeral Home & Crematory, Pleasanton Chapel

Service Information

Wednesday, August 29th, 2018 1:00pm, Schneider Funeral Home & Crematory, Pleasanton Chapel

Interment Details

Pleasanton Cemetery

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