Nichols, Christopher John Jude of Needham, September 23, 2022.
It is with great sadness that the family of Christopher John Jude Nichols announces his passing after a brief illness, on September 23, 2022, at the age of 43 years. He was surrounded by his family. Christopher was a lifelong resident of Needham. Chris will be lovingly remembered by his wife Elizabeth (Maguire) Nichols, daughters, Marilyn and Grace, parents John and Susan Nichols of Needham, his brother Matt and wife Andrea of Medfield. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins, much loved in-laws and friends.
Chris attended Xaverian Brothers High School, St. Michael’s College, and Suffolk University Law School. Chris worked as an attorney in the financial industry for the last 17 years. Most recently he worked at LPL Financial as a Senior Vice President in Compliance.
Chris was a devoted husband, father, son and brother. He loved spending time with his family whom he enjoyed ski trips, going to Disney World and traveling. Chris also had a passion for celebrating the holidays and was especially well known for his Christmas and Halloween displays.
All those that knew Chris enjoyed his quick wit, sense of humor and his love of life. Chris was greatly loved and will be forever missed.
Funeral from the George F. Doherty & Sons Funeral Home, 1305 Highland Ave. Needham, on Tuesday, September 27, at 9am followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Bartholomew Church, Needham at 10am. Relatives and friends kindly invited. Visiting hours on Monday, September 26, from 4-7pm. Interment in St. Mary Cemetery, Needham. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in memory of Christopher can be made to: St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.