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Joyce E. Nichols

March 18, 2018 GMT

Joyce E. (Probst) Nichols, formerly of Beatrice, passed away at the Lahey Hospital & Medical Center in Burlington, Massachusetts on March 13, 2018 at 74. Joyce was born in Beatrice on Oct. 17, 1943. She graduated from Beatrice High School. In 1962, she married Richard Nichols, in Massachusetts. Joyce is remembered for her outgoing personality and thoughtful, caring nature. She was the owner of Tanorama Tanning Salon in Burlington for 26 years, enjoyed an active social life, and was devoted to her husband and family.

She was preceded in death by her husband Richard, parents Frank Probst and Hattie Harris of Beatrice and brothers Bill, Larry and Doug Probst of Beatrice and Chuck Probst of Massachusetts.

She was survived by her children Rick and Michael Nichols of Massachusetts and Terri Noble of Florida, two grandchildren, nieces and nephews and sisters Sharon Hakenson of North Carolina, Donna Harris and Bonnie VanLaningham of Beatrice.

Obituary and online guestbook available at www.sullivanfuneralhome.net.