Edna K. Nichols December 16, 1924 - March 29, 2017

Edna K. Nichols, 92, of Allentown, passed away Wednesday, March 29, 2017 in her home surrounded by her loving family.  She was the wife of the late James W. Nichols.  Edna was born in Avoca, PA, a daughter of the late Walter U. and Bertha (Eames) Kiesinger.  She was employed as an office worker for Blue Cross and Blue Shield for 12 years before retiring in 1987.  Edna attended Christ Evangelical Congregational Church, Allentown. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren.

Survivors: Sons, David W. husband of Kathy T. Nichols of Jim Thorpe, Robert J. Nichols of Catasauqua and Charles A. husband of Cheryl Nichols of Emmaus; daughter, Deborah S. Nichols of Allentown; brother, John Kiesinger of Johnson City, NY, and five grandchildren. She was predeceased by her grandson Darrison W. Nichols.

Services: 11:00 A.M. Saturday in the Stephens Funeral Home, Inc. 274 North Krocks Road, Allentown. Call 10:00 – 11:00 A.M. Saturday in the funeral home. Interment will be in the Grandview Cemetery, Allentown. www.stephensfuneral.com.

Contributions: Salvation Army 144 North 8th St. Allentown, 18102 and the American Legion Post # 576 1615 Sumner Ave. Allentown, 18102.


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