Nykolas J. Lengerich
Nykolas J. “Nyk” Lengerich, 23, of Ney, Ohio, formerly of Decatur, passed away Friday, October 30, 2020, following a single car accident. He was born February 21, 1997, in Decatur to Tari J. “TJ” Lengerich.
His fiancée and his little girl were his world and he was a cherished son, brother, fiancé and dad. He was an avid outdoorsman and loved all outdoor activities including four-wheeling, hunting, fishing, campfires, dirt bikes, camping, mudding, stargazing, survival skills, trucks, walks and working on vehicles. He liked working with his hands, enjoyed helping others and truly loved his family. He was also an avid Notre Dame fan.
He is survived by his mother of Decatur; fiancé, Katie A. Culler of Ney, Ohio; 10-month-old daughter, Olivia Mae Lengerich; three brothers, Greysen P. Reed; and Bryce J. Curry, both of Decatur; and Eric F. Wissman Jr. of Beavercreek, Ohio; grandparents, Dave (Deb) Lengerich of Geneva; and Kirt (Toni) McLeland of Decatur; great-grandmother, Elizabeth McCullough of Decatur; aunts, Camie (Scott) McDaniel; and Trish (Tim) Twitty, both of Berne; and numerous aunts and uncles.
He was preceded in death his dad, Branden M. Loshe; grandparents, Patricia Lengerich; and Debra A. Loshe McLeland; and great-grandparents, Maxine Lehman; Pete Augsburger; Cy Lehman of Geneva; Elmo Lengerich; and Nancy McLeland.
Visitation will be Thursday, November 5 from 5-8 p.m. and one hour prior to the 1 p.m. funeral service on Friday, November 6 at Haggard-Sefton-Hirschy & Zelt Funeral Home in Decatur. Officiating will be Rev. Erin Galloway. Burial will be at Decatur Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the daughter’s education fund.
Arrangements provided by Haggard-Sefton-Hirschy & Zelt Funeral Home in Decatur. To sign the guestbook, click on www.hshfuneralhome.com.