MILLER CITY -- Nicholas Ralph Niese, 32, of Miller City, died at 7:30 a.m. Sunday, December 22, 2013, at his residence.
He was born December 1, 1981, in Lima, to Charles and Therese (Recker) Niese, who survive in Miller City. Also surviving are his brothers and sisters, Kelly (Randy) Buss, of Kalida, Lisa (Shail) Duhaime of Melbourne, Fla., Chad (Lynn) Niese, Jill (Randy) Niese, Rodney (Jodi) Niese, Martin (Amy) Niese, and Bob (Vickie) Niese, all of Miller City, and Gwen (Chad) Gratz of Leipsic; 21 nephews; and six nieces. He was the best brother and uncle to all of them.
Nicholas was a member of St. Nicholas Catholic Church, Miller City, and attended Brookhill School since his early years.
Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11:30 a.m. Friday, December 27, 2013, at St. Nicholas Catholic Church, Miller City. Father Stephen Schroeder and Father Odo Recker will officiate. Visitation will be Thursday from 2-8 p.m. and again from 10 a.m. until the time of service Friday at Love Funeral Home, Ottawa. There will be a scripture service at 2 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Condolences may be expressed at www.lovefuneralhome.com.