John D. Nice 1961 - 2013 Prairie Village, KS

John D. Nice, 52, of Prairie Village left his earthly body on April 25, 2013. He was born February 13, 1961 in Massachusetts to Dean Nice and Elizabeth Peters Nice.

John graduated S.M. North in 1979, where he was a National Merit Commended Scholar and earned a varsity letter on the swim team. He graduated from KU with a degree in computer science and worked all of his life as a computer programmer.

John is survived by his sons, Erik Anthony Nice who lives in a suburb of London, England, and Tyler David Nice of Lawrence; his former wife Julie Mott Nice of Lawrence; father Dean Nice of Shawnee Mission; sister Elizabeth Nice Lumpkin of Topeka; brother-in-law Dr. Jack Bailey of Topeka; and a large family of aunts, uncles, and cousins who all miss him more than words can say. John was preceded in death by his mother.

In honor of John's wishes for no funeral, the family will host a reception in John's honor May 10, 1:00 p.m. at 75th Street Brewery, 520 W. 75th. KCMO. The family suggests memorials to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society or the American Diabetes Association.

Condolences and personal remembrances of John can be posted to his Facebook page at