HABICHT, Nicholas William

Date of birth: 11 June 1983 Beech Grove, Marion County, Indiana

Date of death: 23 May 2004 Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana

Franklin Daily JournalE, 24 May 2004

Nicolas William Habicht
  Nicolas William Habicht, 20, died
Sunday, May 23, 2004, at Methodist
Hospital in Indianapolis. He was a
resident of Greenwood.

  He was born June 11, 1983, in Beech
Grove. His parents are Marvin and
Mary Lou (Smith) Habicht of
Greenwood. Other survivors include
maternal grandparents, William and
Elsie Smith of Greenwood; paternal
grandparents, Elmer and Esther
Habicht of Indianapolis; a sister,
Malia Casper of Greenwood; and
several aunts, uncles and cousins.
He was preceded in death by a
cousin, Todd Smith, in 1987.

  He was a 2002 Center Grove High
School graduate, where he was on
the basketball team for two years.
He was attending Indiana
University. He changed his major
from business to chemistry and had
just completed his sophomore year,
which he was following up with
summer school to graduate in four
years. Upon graduation from IU, he
was going to pursue a degree in
pharmacy at Butler University.

  He was a member of Sigma Pi
fraternity and was active on the
Sigma Pi intramural basketball
league. He attended New Hope Church
in Greenwood. The Rev. Greg Ponchot
will conduct a service at 1 p.m.
Thursday at The Church at Stones
Crossing, 7000 W. Stones Crossing
Road in Greenwood. Friends may call
from 3 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at G.H.
Herrmann Greenwood Funeral Home,
1605 S. State Road 135. Burial will
be at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens in
Greenwood.

  Memorial contributions may be made
to Sigma Pi Beta Chapter, 1430 N.
Jordan Ave., Bloomington, IN 47406.

Indianapolis Star, 25 May 2004
Habicht, Nicolas William
  Nicolas William Habicht 20 died
Sunday, May 23, 2004 at Methodist
Hospital. He was born on June 11,
1983 in Beech Grove to Marvin and
Mary Lou (Smith) Habicht of
Greenwood. He was a 2002 Center
Grove High School Graduate, where
he was on the basketball team for
two years. He was attending Indiana
University. He changed his major
from Business to Chemistry and had
just completed his sophomore year,
in which he was following up with
summer school to graduate in four
years. Upon graduation from I.U.,
he was going to pursue a degree in
Pharmacy at Butler University. He
was a member of the Sigma Pi
Fraternity and was active on the
Sigma Pi intramural basketball
league. He attended New Hope Church
in Greenwood and loved spending
time with his family and friends.
He is survived by his parents,
Marvin and Mary Lou, his maternal
grandparents, William & Elsie Smith
of Greenwood, his paternal
grandparents, Elmer & Esther
Habicht of Indianapolis, his
sister, Malia Casper of Greenwood,
his brother in law, Kurt Casper of
Greenwood and several aunts, uncles
and cousins. He was preceded in
death by his cousin Todd Smith in
1987.
  Rev. Greg Ponchot will conduct a
service at 1 p.m. Thursday at The
Church at Stones Crossing, 7000 W.
Stones Crossing Road in Greenwood.
Friends may call from 3 to 8 p.m.
Wednesday at GH Herrmann Greenwood
Funeral Home, 1605 S. St. Rd. 135.
Burial will be at Forest Lawn
Memory Gardens in White River
Township. Memorial contributions in
memory of Nicolas may be made to
the Sigma Pi Beta Chapter, 1430 N.
Jordan Ave., Bloomington, IN.
47406.
Submitted by Mark Wirey