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Obituaries

Obituaries

Elizabeth Christina Peters Nice 1941 - 2006

Services for Elizabeth Christina Peters Nice, 65, Lawrence, will be at 3 p.m. Saturday at Mount Hope Abbey in Topeka. Inurnment services will be in July in Pine Slope Cemetery, Belle Fourche, S.D.Mrs. Nice died Tuesday, May 16, 2006, at her home.She was born Feb. 11, 1941, in Spearfish, S.D., the daughter of John Edward and Elsie Leila Leonard Peters.She was raised on a ranch near Alzada, Mont., and graduated from high school in Belle Fourche. She attended business school in Denver and at Wichita State University, where she majored in piano performance and social work. She was a social worker while she lived in Wichita.Mrs. Nice was co-founder and co-owner of Computer Consultants Inc. in suburban Kansas City. She was a classical pianist, Girl Scout leader and competitive contract duplicate bridge player. She raised purebred AKC Yorkshire terriers.She married Doyle Dean Nice in 1960 in Denver. They later divorced.Survivors include a son, John Doyle Nice, Prairie Village; a daughter, Elizabeth Nice Lumpkin, Topeka; a sister, Donna Peters Moorhead, Moorestown, N.J.; two grandchildren; and her last two Yorkies, Sammy and BigFoot.Friends may call from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Penwell-Gabel Mid Town Chapel in Topeka.The family suggests memorials to the Lawrence Humane Society, P.O. Box 651, Lawrence 66044.Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.penwellgabel.com">www.penwellgabel.com</a>.