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Audrey L (Nichols) Burton

July 28, 1933 ~ July 31, 2018 (age 85)

Audrey L. Burton, 85, of Union City, IN passed away Tuesday evening, July 31, 2018 at her residence, with family by her side. She was born July 28, 1933 in Milwaukee, WI the daughter of Oscar and Delilah (Schelske) Nichols. She was a graduate of Grand Rapids High School.

Audrey retired as an Inspector in 1992 after 40 years with Anchor Hocking Glass of Winchester, IN. She enjoyed spending her leisure time as an avid Cincinnati Reds Fan.

She leaves to cherish her memory four children, Doug Burton (Vickie Harrison) of Midland, TX, Denise A Nichols (Tommy J.) of Greenville, OH, Karen Coffel (Garry Pate) of Lynn, IN, and Jody Burton (Sharon) of Union City, IN; seven grandchildren, Dannett Bloom, Emily Lynch, Christopher A Burton, Kelly D. McCollum, Karri McCollum, Kimberly McCollum and Amber Burton; and several great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; a husband, Richard Burton; and eleven siblings, Alma Scheidegger, Robert Nichols, Berniece Card, Beulah Boehm, Homer Nichols, Oscar Nichols, Doris Golden, Norman Nichols, Beverly Kuzniar, Ken Nichols and Gwen Terrell.

A memorial service to celebrate her life will be 1:00 p.m. Friday, August 10, 2018 at Thomas Memorial Chapel of Lynn, IN. Cremation was selected. Burial will follow at a later date. Online condolences may be expressed at

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