INDIAN TOWNSHIP – Darryl John “Pineapple” Nicholas Sr., 51, died unexpectedly Tuesday, April 25, 2006, at a Calais hospital. Darryl was born Jan. 30, 1955, in Eastport, son of the late John and Eva Zanes. He was a former lieutenant with Indian Township Police Department, served as a tribal council member for many years, worked for Indian Township Public Works, and currently as a housing commissioner for Indian Township Housing Authority. Darryl enjoyed bowling, fishing, hunting, and dancing. He married Gail Stevens May 17, 1991. Darryl was predeceased by his grandparents, Frances and Calvin Nicholas. Surviving are his loving wife, Gail; two sons, Darryl J. Nicholas Jr. and companion, Heather and his daughter, Cadence and Ian Stevens and companion, Heather and his daughter, Kendra; a daughter, Heidi Stevens; three sisters, Noreen Townson and husband, Jeff, of Arizona, Frances Nicholas and Alice Nicholas, both of Pleasant Point; two brothers, David Nicholas and Alponse Andosia, both of Pleasant Point; a special uncle, Carl Nicholas Sr. and wife, Faye and family of Princeton; an uncle, Calvin Nicholas and wife, Patricia and family of Pleasant Point; a dear friend, Norm Nicholson of Waite; his two canine companions, Luke and Sheba; and many cousins and friends. Friends may call 6 p.m. Thursday until 9 a.m. Saturday at the Elderly Meal Site in Indian Township. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 9:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Anne’s Mission, Peter Dana Point, with Father Frank Morin celebrant. Burial will follow in the Tribal Cemetery. Arrangements by Mays Funeral Home, Calais. Friends may pay tribute at www.maysfuneralhome.com
DARRYL JOHN NICHOLAS SR.
Posted Sept. 25, 2008, at 11:20 p.m.