Eugene “Gene” Roger Nicolai, age 80, of Delano, died Sunday, July 31, 2011, at the Golden LivingCenter in Delano.
He was born Sept. 5, 1930, to Robert and Gertrude (Dyrness) Nicolai in Bayfield, WI.
Gene is survived by his wife of 56 years, Irma; as well as many nieces, nephews, and friends.
Funeral services took place Friday, Aug. 5 at 11 a.m. at Mt. Olive Lutheran Church in Delano, with visitation for one hour prior to services in the church. Interment was in the West Mt. Olive Cemetery in Delano.
Arrangements were by the Iten Funeral Home in Delano.