September 10, 2013

Lynn Wemett Nichols


---- — ROCHESTER — Lynn died Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013 at age 73. Predeceased by her parents, Norris and Doris Wemett of East Bloomfield.

She is survived by her children, John (Thedra) Nichols of Crozet, Va., James (Connie) Nichols of Campbell, N.Y., and Judy Nichols Sherman of Rochester; eight grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; sisters, Laurel Wemett of Canandaigua, Lisa Wemett (Charles) of Macedon, Michele Wemett (Rich) of Rochester, and Yvonne (Keith) Small of Lantana, Fla.

Lynn was a graduate of Bloomfield Central School in 1957. She went on to receive her BSN from Syracuse University (Go Orange!), MSN from the University of Pennsylvania, and her PhD from the University of Rochester. She was an assistant professor at SUNY Plattsburgh Dept. of Nursing from 1970-1995, and currently worked as Senior PhD Research Scientist at Rochester General Hospital.

Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home of ALVAH HALLORAN & SON, 2125 Chili Ave. A funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church. Interment will be in East Bloomfield Cemetery at the convenience of her family.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, 350 Chili Ave., Rochester, NY 14611.