Nicole A. ‘Nicki’ Sheets
Nicole A. ‘Nicki’ Sheets
VAN WERT, Ohio — Nicole A. “Nicki” Sheets, 22, of Van Wert, and a longtime resident of Convoy, Ohio, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2017, at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne following injuries sustained in an automobile accident.

She was born on Tuesday, Dec. 26, 1995, in Decatur, Indiana, the daughter of Raymond L. Sheets and Jacqueline S. (Miller) Sheets. She was a member of St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church.

Nicki was a 2014 graduate of Crestview High School in Convoy and Vantage Career Center in Van Wert. She was active in the Wren Softball program and also played volleyball and softball at Crestview High School. She worked at Van Wert Manor.

Survivors include her son, Landon Everett Sheets; daughter, Bailey Elizabeth Luke; parents, Raymond and Jackie Sheets of Convoy; sister, Kaitlyn Sheets of Convoy; paternal grandmother, Barbara Sheets of Decatur; maternal grandmother, Arlene Miller of Convoy; and several aunts, uncles, cousins and dear friends. She was preceded in death by her paternal grandfather, Jay Sheets; maternal grandfather, Norman Miller; and aunt, Janice Fleming.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018, at St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church with Father Bob Lengerich officiating. Interment will follow in the Kings Bethlehem Cemetery in Convoy.

Friends will be received from 1-4 and 5-8 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 3 at Zwick & Jahn Funeral Home in Decatur and one hour prior to the mass at the church on Thursday.

Preferred memorials are to the children. (Please make checks payable to Jackie Sheets.)