Howard “Michael” Nichols, 73, Wichita, KS passed away Saturday, May 9, 2020 at his home.
Mike was born on December 20, 1946 in Paxton, IL, the son of Howard and Betty Sue (Kirksey) Nichols.
Mike was a noble, humble, caring man with a great sense of humor who lived life by example. Mike was laughing and caring for his wife and family until the end.
He was a graduate of the University of Kansas with a JD law degree.
He was an attorney and owned his own law firm.
He married the love of his life Diane Marie Born on May 16th 1981 in Lawrence, KS
He is survived by his loving Wife Diane, 3 sons: Jeff Phillips (Wife Samantha and children Jayden and Ryder Phillips of Galena, KS), Chris Phillips (Wife Cydney and children Lincoln and Charlie Phillips of Wichita, KS), John Nichols of Austin, TX, and Sister Patricia Petterson of Topeka, KS.
The family suggests memorials in his name to The American Cancer Society and may be sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary, 120 W. 13th Street, Lawrence, KS 66044.