Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday in the Leikness & Stahl Funeral Home, with the Pastor Jeff Silha officiating. Burial will be in the Pine Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be at the funeral home from 4 to 7 p.m. Monday and from noon Tuesday until the services.
Memorials can be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Association.
Condolences may be offered online at www.wautomafuneralhome.com.
Mr. Nigh was born Dec. 26, 1950, in the town of Pine Grove, a son of the late George and Charlotte (Ennenga) Nigh.
He was married to Barbara Metcalf on June 6, 1970.
He served in the U.S. Army from Sept. 2, 1970, to March 31, 1972.
After the service, he worked many jobs until his retirement with UPS due to injury in January 1988.
Survivors include his wife; children, Dan (Sandy), Dianne (Stephen) George, Dennis (Denise), Delaine, and Danette; siblings, Harlan (Karen), Irv (Phyllis), Orin (Charlotte), Harvey (Joan), Elwyn (Pat), Charlene (Raymond) Applebee, George (Tonya), Brian (Roxanne), and Elveta (Matt) Prahl; special nephew, Craig; five grandchildren; two stepgrandchildren, and three great-stepgrandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by one stepgrandson.