William J. Nichols

October 28, 1920 ~ August 7, 2019 (age 98)


98, of Warwick, passed away on Wednesday, August 7, 2019 at the Philip Huiltar Hospice Inpatient Center, Providence. He was the beloved husband of the late Claire (DeDora) Nichols.

He was born in Providence, a son of the late Thomas and Agnes Nichols. William was a mail carrier for USPS for many years until his retirement; he was also a WW II Army veteran.

He is survived by his son Dennis Nichols of Warwick, his grandchildren Alexia Guadiana and Michael Nichols and his great granddaughter Ella Mia Guadiana.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend his Mass of Christian Burial on Tuesday at 10 am in St. Paul’s Church , Cranston. Burial with military honors will take place in St. Ann’s Cemetery, Cranston. Visiting hours and flowers are respectfully omitted.

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Mass of Christian Burial
August 13, 2019

10:00 AM
St. Paul's Church
1 St. Paul Place
Cranston, RI 02905

Military Honors
August 13, 2019

11:15 AM
St. Ann Cemetery
73 Church St.
Cranston, RI 02920

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