Gerard Eugene Nickett

Nickett Obit Photo
Gerard Eugene Nickett, 57, of El Mirage, Arizona, formerly of Paso Robles, California, passed away on September 1, 2017, of a heart attack.
The former owner of Genco Painting moved to Arizona in 2014 started truck driving school in 2016 and received his CDL in March of 2017. After being on the road for over a month he decided it wasn’t for him, he missed his family and didn’t like being away during the holidays. In August he started training to become a school bus driver and was very excited about that. September 1st was his last day of training and would have started on September 5th.
Jerry was the youngest of eight, born in Detroit, Michigan. He is preceeded in death by his parents(Russell & Gladys), three brothers(Frank, Ronald,Kenneth) and sister(Diane). He is survived by sisters Peggy Beaubien, Mary Nicquette, brother John Nickett, daughters Sara Herrera, Melissa Nickett, son Gerard Nickett Jr, grandchildren Bonnie Herrera, Aubree Nickett, Kinsley Nickett, and many nieces and nephews. Jerry will be greatly missed by his family and friends.
Memorial service will be held on Friday, September 29, 2017, at 2pm at Legacy Funeral Home, 10702 W. Peoria Ave., Sun City,  AZ., 85351.   A Celebration of Life will follow, at 12414 W. Valentine Ave.,  El Mirage,  AZ.