Margaret Christie Nicolais Death – Obituary – Margaret Christie Nicolais passed away peacefully in her sleep on Wednesday morning, Dec. 29, 2021, at home. She was 94 years old and lived a full and accomplished life.She was predeceased by her loving husband of 63 years, Michael Nicolais ’49 H’14, in 2016.
Margaret was raised on Staten Island. She graduated from Wagner College in 1949 with a bachelor of science degree in business administration. She then attended Rush Presbyterian School of Nursing in Chicago, Illinois, where she earned her R.N. degree. She practiced at Marine Hospital on Staten Island, which was one of the largest public health hospitals in the country at the time.
Margaret Christie Nicolais Death – Obituary, Margaret Christie Nicolais Passed Away Peacefully
Margaret was active in local politics in Chatham for nearly 25 years. She served on the Chatham Board of Education as well as the Borough Council, where she was liaison to the police and fire departments.