L. Jean Nickum

L. Jean Nickum, 92, The Lutheran Home at Hollidaysburg, formerly of Hollidaysburg and Duncansville, died Sunday at the home.

She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Charles C. and H. Regina (Foley) McGregor Sr. She married Harold L. Nickum, who preceded her in death in 1985.

Surviving are several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by two brothers: Robert McGregor and Charles Jr. (Jack) McGregor.

Jean was a 1938 graduate of Altoona Area High School and had worked at Gables Department store as a clerk. She was a member of Faith Lutheran Evangelical Lutheran Church and an active member in the Order of the Eastern Star. Jean loved bowling and gardening.

At the request of the deceased, there will be no viewing. Interment will be at Oak Ridge Cemetery. Arrangements are by The Stevens Mortuary Inc., 1421 Eighth Ave., Altoona.