Karen Nichols, 71, of Fowler, Kansas, passed away on Friday, March 11, 2011 at the Minneola Long Term Care Unit, Minneola, Kansas. Karen was born April 20, 1939 in Fowler, Kansas, the daughter of Clarence and Martha (Eccleston) Nichols.
She was a lifetime resident of Fowler and was a retired nurse. She was a member of the First Christian Church, Fowler, Kansas.
Survivors include one brother, Thayne Nichols of Scott City, Kansas; 2 sisters, Phyllis Krisle, Fowler, Kansas, and Cleora Duvall, Ashland, Kansas; many nieces and nephews.
Graveside services and interment was held at 2 pm Saturday, March 12, 2011 at the Fowler Cemetery with Ken Pitzer officiating.
The family welcomes memorials to the Humane Society of Dodge City in care of Minnis Mortuary, PO Box 459, Minneola, KS 67865.