The Rev. Frank A. Nickel Jr., November 2014

We received word today of the Rev. Frank A. Nickel Jr.’s passing.  A retired Elder of the EPA Conference, he died Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014.  He is survived by his daughter, Sharon Myers, and a son, Timothy A. Nickel.

Donations in his memory can be made to St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, 398 North Locust St., Elizabethtown, PA 17022 or to the Masonic Village Hospice, One Masonic Drive, Elizabethtown, PA 17022.

A retired Elder of the EPA Conference, Rev. Nickel is survived by his daughter, Sharon Lee (Nickel) Myers, and a son, Chaplain Timothy A. Nickel. He was a grandfather to Cody Nickel and great grandfather to Calee. He was married to Janet Nickel, deceased.

His full obituary is can be read in the Lancaster Online Web site at this link.

Rev. Nickel’s record of active service to UM churches is as follows:

  • 06/01/1951 Moore Twp.: Covenant
  • 10/03/1956 Elizabethville
  • 06/01/1958 Calvary, Harrisburg, Pa.
  • 10/01/1960 Lititz
  • 07/01/1965 Paradise: St. John’s
  • 07/01/1976 Elizabethtown: St. Paul’s
  • 06/15/1992 Retired