George Nichols

Obituary of George Nichols

George J. Nichols, 87, died Monday, March 13, 2017 at University Medical Center of Princeton at Plainsboro.

Born in Jersey City, he resided in Bayonne most of his life until moving to Toms River after retirement. He retired as a shipping clerk for Maidenform Corporation of Bayonne. A US Army veteran who served in Korea, he was a member of American Legion Post #19 in Bayonne.

Son of the late Frank and Mary Nichols, husband of the late Marguerite Nichols, he is survived by a son and daughter-in-law Joseph and Kathy Nichols, a daughter and son-in-law Deborah M. and Daniel Becker, two sisters Barbara Ryan and Mary Brzucki, two grandchildren Michael and David Becker, and one great granddaughter Carly Becker.

A Funeral Service will be held at 9:30 AM Saturday, March 18, 2017 at M.J. Murphy Funeral Home, 616 Ridge Road at New Road, Monmouth Junction.

Burial will follow in Holy Cross Cemetery, North Arlington.

Calling hours will be held from 2:00 to 4:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 PM Friday, March 17, 2017 at the funeral home.