Helen G. Nichols
January 31, 1955 – November 24, 2018
Helen G. Nichols (Lee), age 63, Wife of David C. Nichols since 1982 from Madison passed away on 11/24/18 at Branford Hospice after a long battle with cancer. Helen was born January 31, 1955 in New Haven to the late parents of William and Helen Grant, previously residing New Haven before residing in Madison. She graduated and attended Daniel Hand High School, Mrs. Nichols was employed by S.A.R.A.H of Guilford and the State of Connecticut D.M.R., retiring in 1992. She was a wife and mother who cherished her time with her children. A light hearted woman, she had a loving and gentle nature with a great sense of humor, talented in arts and crafts and an avid animal lover. She enjoyed gardening and cooking in her free time. In addition to her husband David, she is survived and dearly missed by her sons Jason Nichols of Madison, and Matthew Nichols of Portland, Maine and her brother and sister Willam Grant of Philadelphia, PA and Kathy Thompson of Middletown. Her family would like to express their deep graditude to the Connecticut Hospice staff for their wonderful care, and to family, friends and neighbors for their many acts of kindness and support during her illness. Visitation will be held Friday, December 7 from 4-8 p.m. in the Swan Funeral Home, 825 Boston post Rd., Madison. In leau of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Connecticut Hospice of Branford.