Nichols, Donia Mae (nee Caldwell), age 87, of Merrillville, Indiana, formerly of Troy, Ohio, went to Heaven on Monday, September 16, 2019.
She is survived by her children: Michael (Liz) Nichols, Kathy (Dave) Ratchford, and David “Dusty” (Dorothy) Nichols; her 10 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews; her brother, Larry (Betty) Caldwell; and her sister-in-law, Margie Clevenger. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Nichols in 2010; her parents: Ira and Julia Caldwell; and her brothers: Harold Caldwell and Kenneth Caldwell.
Donia loved to ride motorcycles with her husband. She was a true die-hard Ohio Buckeye Fan and if it was game day, just expect Donia to be a spectator in front of the TV! In her spare time, she loved to do crafts for her family and friends.
A visitation will be held from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Friday September 20, 2019 at Frings and Bayliff Funeral Home, 327 W. Main St., Tipp City, OH 45371 and one hour prior to the service. Funeral service at 1:00 PM on Saturday, September 21, 2019 at the Frings & Bayliff Funeral Home. Burial will follow at the Maple Hill Cemetery.
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