Allan Nicholls Passes

In loving memory of Allan Nicholls
Published: April 29, 2023 01:00 pm EDT

Longtime harness racing industry participant Allan Nicholls of Woodville, Ont. passed away peacefully in his 80th year at the Ross Memorial Hospital in Lindsay, on Saturday April 22, 2023.

Allan was the dearly loved husband of Liz Nicholls (MacPherson) for 51 years. Dear father of Daniel (Hillary), and Andrea. Loving grampa of Tyson, Oliver, and Gabriel. Brother of Mary Duncan (predeceased Ron), Flora Lee (predeceased John) and Sheila Nicholls (predeceased Bill Wishon). Brother-in-law of Loraine McRae (predeceased Pat), Hugh MacPherson, predeceased Connie Friar (Paul). Allan will be remembered by his many nieces and nephews.

Graveside service will be held at St. Andrew's Presbyterian Cemetery, Bolsover on Saturday, June 10, 2023, at 1:30 p.m. A time of remembrance and refreshments at St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church Hall, Bolsover will be held following the graveside service. If so desired memorial donations in memory of Allan to St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church or to the Charity of Your Choice would be greatly appreciated by the family. Online condolences are welcomed at

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Liz and the rest of the family so sorry to hear of Al's passing... great all around horseman. R.I.P Al.