David Allen (Night Rider) Nickerson, 69, of Granite City, passed away Monday, Feb. 22, 2016, at Gateway Regional Medical Center in Granite City.
He was born May 5, 1946, in Johnston, R.I., the son to Norman and Loretta (nee Duhamel) Nickerson.
David and Debra Kaye Townsend married Sept. 3, 1999, in Las Vegas.
David served in the United States Army Reserve and was a truck driver for PAM Transport.
He is survived by his wife, Debra Kaye (nee Townsend) Nickerson of Granite City; children, David Jr., Michael, Kevin, and Christopher Nickerson, Dawn Deslauriers, and Jessica Kelly; grandchildren, Brian, Brennan, and Bryce Kelly; siblings, Joseph and Dennis Nickerson, and Carol Cooke.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Kathleen Reardon.
Professional services entrusted to Wojstrom Funeral Home & Crematory in Granite City.