Beaverton Historical Society
Gladwin County Obituary/Death Notice
Melvin Nims

   Melvin H. Nims, 69, of Beaverton, passed away suddenly at his home on July 26, 2007.   He was born on July 26, 1938 in Detroit, to Arthur and Virgie (Shorts) Nims.

   Melvin retired from General Motors-Cadillac as a machinist.

   He had lived in Gladwin County since 1993, previously residing in Detroit.

   Melvin married Susan Vereecke in September 1980; she preceded him in death.

   He is survived by four daughters, Jennifer Nims who is currently stationed in Japan, Jaclyn Nims of Beaverton, Yvonne Nims of Romulus, and Chris Nims of Redford, Michigan; one son, Thomas Nims of Troy, Michigan; one brother, David Nims of Nashville, Tennessee; four sisters, Jean Thomas of Cooksville, Tennessee, Barbara Kochan of Detroit, Mary Ann Bart of Allen Park, Michigan, and Marilyn McGovern of Taylor, Michigan. He was predeceased by one brother, Max; one sister, Nora; and two wives.

   Memorial contributions can be made to the family.

   Arrangements were made by Hall-Kokotovich Funeral Home in Gladwin. A private graveside service is being planned by the family.

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Gladwin County Record, Gladwin, MI
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September 2009
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