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WARREN NICE, 101, of Morrison, IL, died Thursday, July 13, 2017, at Pleasant View Nursing Home in Morrison, IL.

The funeral service will be 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, July 19, 2017, at the Morrison United Methodist Church preceded by a visitation from 10:00 A.M. until the time of the service. Rev. Ryan Sutton will officiate. Interment will be at Grove Hill Cemetery in Morrison. The Morrison Chapel of the Bosma-Renkes Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Warren was born January 28, 1916, in Morrison, IL, to Paul and Ruby (Cobb) Nice. He was educated in the Robertson grade school in rural Whiteside County and attended Morrison High School. Warren married Mary Myrle Howe on June 9, 1940, in Burlington, IA. She died October 19, 2013. Warren farmed, alongside his wife, in the Union Grove, rural Morrison, area. He was a member of Morrison United Methodist Church and the Whiteside County Farm Bureau. Warren enjoyed golfing and bowling. A memorial to Morrison United Methodist Church has been established.

Survivors include four daughters, Nancy K. Stone of Morrison, IL; Mrs. Beth L. Thornburg of Clifton, CO; Marilyn J. (Brian) Dolieslager of Lyndon, IL; and Melissa L.N. (Eric) Arey of Tiffin, IA; one son, Merle E. (Nancy) Nice of Sterling, IL; twelve grandchildren; twenty-three great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; and two sisters-in-law, Sue Pape and Eleanor Nice both of Morrison, IL.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Myrle; two sisters, Catherine Workman and Doris Pilgrim; and one brother, Ellsworth Nice.

To send online condolences go to www.bosmarenkes.com
Published on July 17, 2017
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