VILLARREAL Nicholas Arthur
was born in Pontiac on January 26,1949 and passed away March 26,2019. He was a son of the late Nicholas F. and Selsa Molina Villarreal. Loved husband and wife Rebecca Morgan were together for 42 years. Nick had 4 brothers, 3 sisters - Andrew (Debbie), Gene (Dory), Albert (Tina), Daniel, Millie, Patsy (Rick), Susie. 1 brother, 2 sisters deceased (James, Carmen, Becca) and many Uncles, Aunts, Nephews & Nieces. Nick was a lifelong Waterford resident. He graduated at Kettering H.S. in 1967. After graduation he entered the Army. He served in Vietnam working with Grader and Blade Grader Operators. Returning home he worked at Waterford School Warehouse for 35 years. He worked at a Custodian, Truck Driver and School Buildings Mail Carrier. He loved cars since he was very young. His passion for cars, particularly Hot Rods, made him widely known in car circles. Working on cars in his garage then travelling to shows with Becky and friends brought him great joy. Lately, wintering in Florida, he made many new friends in car shows there. Nick also enjoyed fishing in local lakes and bird hunting trips to Iowa. Nick made friends easily with his easy going personality. He was also a much loved favorite Uncle to many.
A Funeral Service will be held at Great Lakes National Cemetery on Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at 10:30 AM.
I am so sorry about Nick’s passing. The girls, Erin and Megan, also send their condolences. You have my sincerest condolences.
Sally (Hunter) Feil
Becky, just heard about Nick. So sorry, hugs and prayers for you and your family. Hope you have many happy memories and close friends/family to help you through.
Terry Ewing Schulz
So sorry for the family's loss. He was a great guy!
Rest in peace Nick....
Richard M. Burdick
Nick was a Great guy, i remember he help me put a cam in my car. He loved to help people work on cars. He knew alot of people and he will be missed dearly. Thanks Nick for all you have done. R.I.P.
Nick was one of my dear buds in H.S., we had many mutual friends, guys and gals. I have pix of him at my house, etc. Will scan so I can send to Becki and family. Prayers to your family, will sure miss you, even though haven't seen for along time.