Wilma Gregg Hair Nicholls

Wilma Gregg Hair Nicholls, age 96, of Erie, passed away on Monday, January 29, 2018 at Elmwood Gardens. She was born in Clarksville, Greene Co., PA on March 27, 1921, the daughter of the late Grover and Maude Sharpnack Gregg.

Wilma had resided in Erie since 1952 and worked for Sears, Roebuck & Co for 31 years. She was a longtime member of Elmwood Avenue Presbyterian Church.

Wilma was preceded in death by her husbands, Merle E. Hair and Carl Nicholls; one son, Barry M. Hair; one brother, Lloyd Gregg; one sister, June Ullom and one granddaughter, Colette N. Engel. Survivors include her daughter-in-law, Andree Hair; one grandson, Eric Hair; two great granddaughters, Megan and Emily Engel; one stepdaughter, Carol Gantz; one stepson, Kennis Nicholls, and several nieces and nephews.

No calling hours will be observed. Services will be private and held at the convenience of the family. Dusckas Funeral Home, Inc., 536 West 10th Street is handling arrangements.

The family extends heartfelt gratitude to the staff of Elmwood Gardens for the loving care given to Wilma. Memorials may be designated to the charity of one's choice.

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