Wilma Jean Nichter, 95, of Seymour died at 4:15 a.m. Sunday, November 22, 2020, at Covered Bridge Health Campus in Seymour.
Memorial services will be held Friday, November 27, 2020, at 110 a.m. at Burkholder Funeral Chapel in Seymour. Masks are required at the funeral home. Burial will be at Riverview Cemetery at a later date.
Mrs. Nichter worked with her husband in the insurance business, Nichter Agency, for many years. She was also employed by Schneck Laboratory and the office of the Lutheran Community Home. She later served in the Hospital Guild as a volunteer. Mrs. Nichter was a member of the Seymour First Baptist Church for decades and most recently she attended The Point until health no longer permitted.
Born on March 29, 1925, in Seymour, Mrs. Nichter was the daughter of Hugh Utterback and Anita Blackall Utterback Hill. She married Merrill "Bud" Eugene Nichter September 17, 1944, in Jacksonville, Florida. Her husband preceded her in death November 22, 1994.
Survivors include daughters, Becky (Carlyle) Floyd of North Vernon and Janie (George) Oltean of Parker, Colorado; grandchildren, Rachelle (Tim) Wolfe of Colorado, Kristin (Jason) Crowell of Indianapolis, Nathan (Jessica) Floyd of North Vernon, and Aaron (Jessica) Floyd of Seymour; and seven great-grandchildren.
In addition to her husband, Mrs. Nichter was preceded in death by her parents; stepfather, Vance Hill; brother, Jack Hill; and niece, Susan McIntosh.
Memorials may be made through the funeral home to Mercy Rescue and Adoption.