Penny Ann Nichols, 74, of North Baltimore, died at 6:49 a.m., Monday, May 1, 2017, at the Bridge Hospice Care Center, Findlay. She was born on July 20, 1942, in North Baltimore to the late Ernest and Rena (Matthews) Sanford. She married Richard Nichols on July 24, 1962, and he preceded her in death on March 6, 2003.
Penny is survived by her son, Michael (Nicole) Nichols of North Baltimore; her brother, William (Rita) Sanford of Findlay; her grandchildren: Chase, Alex and Cole.
She was also preceded in death by her sister, Kathy Jordan.
Penny retired from Aller’s Pharmacy in North Baltimore. She was a 1960 graduate of North Baltimore High School and was a member of the North Baltimore American Legion Auxiliary Post 539.
A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, May 4, 2017, at SMITH-CRATES FUNERAL HOME, North Baltimore, with Pastor Bill Cook officiating. Burial will be in New Maplewood Cemetery, North Baltimore.
Visitation will be held from 2:00-4:00 and 6:00-8:00 p.m., Wednesday at SMTIH-CRATES FUNERAL HOME.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project and/or North Baltimore Fire Department and/or Grace Speaks.
Online condolences may be made at www.smithcrates.com.