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Sylvia Ann Nikolaus Despain
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Birth: Jul. 27, 1936
Snowflake
Navajo County
Arizona, USA
Death: Nov. 4, 1998
Sandy
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA

Sylvia Ann Nikolaus Despain, 62, our beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and friend passed away peacefully on November 4, 1998.
She was born on July 27, 1936, in Snowflake, Arizona, to Henry Israel and Clara McNeil Nikolaus. On January 23, 1958, she married her sweetheart, Loy K. Despain, in the Mesa, Arizona Temple.Sylvia enjoyed many interests throughout her life, and was a very accomplished musician, needlecrafter, gardener, chef, teacher, and nurturer. At the time of her death, she was serving as the pre-service trainer for an inner-city humanitarian project for her church. She has recently traveled to Guatemala, Mexico, and Atlanta, Georgia with her husband on similar humanitarian projects. 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry Isreal Nikolaus (1899 - 1957)
  Clara McNeil Nikolaus (1905 - 1992)
 
 Siblings:
  Roxie Lavora Nikolaus Scutt (1925 - 2004)*
  Merlin Frank Nikolaus (1928 - 1988)*
  LaRue M. Nikolaus (1932 - 2011)*
  Sylvia Ann Nikolaus Despain (1936 - 1998)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
 
Created by: L Despain
Record added: Jun 12, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27513007
Sylvia Ann <i>Nikolaus</i> Despain
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Sylvia Ann <i>Nikolaus</i> Despain
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Sylvia Ann <i>Nikolaus</i> Despain
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 Added: Mar. 15, 2014
 
 
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