Marjorie Aldene Nicholls
September 3, 1915 – March 19, 2013
Born in Weyburn, Sask. to James W. & Fanny C. Howard. Moved to Vancouver, BC at 2 years old where raised until age 17. The family then moved to Salt Spring Island where Marjorie met and married Philip Nicholls of Nanaimo, BC. Mom and Dad moved back to Nanaimo where the family had 3 children. They moved to Seattle in 1960, returning to Nanaimo in 1974. They enjoyed their memberships in the O.E.S. of Nanaimo #143 and Seattle White Centre.
Marjorie is predeceased by her husband, Philip of 50+ years in 1986 and her siblings: Isabel, Alice, Gerald and Robert. She is survived by two daughters, Aldene (George) Imlah, Donna Nicholls (Gabriel Gabrielsen); son, Brian (Gerrianne) Nicholls; 7 granddaughters, 7 great grandchildren and 2 great, great grandchildren, as well as several nieces, nephews and their families.
Thank you to all the staff at Astoria and Malaspina Gardens, Franklyn Wing 1. You helped make Mom’s last year safe and comfortable. Thank you for your loving care. There will be no service, by Mom’s wishes. A memorial tea will be held at a later date.