CHATSWORTH — Stella Nickrent,
93, a resident of Heritage ManorNursing Home in Gibson City, formerly of
Chatsworth, passed away at5:12 p.m. Friday (Nov. 5, 2010) at the home.
Mass of Christian burial will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at St.Peter &
Paul Catholic Church, with the Rev. B.K. Tranofficiating. Visitation will be
from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at theMartin Funeral Home in Chatsworth, where a rosary
will be said at4:45 p.m. before the visitation. Memorials may be made to
theWashington County Senior Citizens of Okawville or St. Peter &Paul
Catholic Church. Interment will be in St. Patrick’s CatholicCemetery, rural
Stella was born June 24, 1917, in Red City, Franklin County, adaughter of
Frank and Mary Wiswiewski Wojtowicz. She married PeterNickrent on Jan. 27, 1936,
in DuBois. He preceded her in death in1998.
She is survived by two daughters, Mary Stork of Chatsworth andVirginia
(William) Mattingly of Ashley; one daughter-in-law, LenaNickrent of Forrest; one
son-in-law, Richard Doran of Fairbury;nine grandchildren; three
stepgrandchildren; 15great-grandchildren; 10 stepgreat-grandchildren;
onegreat-great-grandson; two great-great-granddaughters; one brother,Vincent
(Hilda) Wojtowicz of DuBois; and numerous nieces andnephews.
She was preceded in death by one son, Richard Nickrent; onedaughter, Roberta
Doran; one great-granddaughter, Megan LivingstonPropes; five brothers; three
sisters; and one son-in-law.
Mrs. Nickrent had worked for Nichols Homeshield and was ahomemaker.
She was a member of St. Peter & Paul Catholic Church and theAltar &
Rosary Society in Chatsworth.
Stella especially enjoyed her family, friends, country music andtraveling
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