Nickolus Ueckert was born March 8, 1999 in Elmhurst, Illinois. He is the son of Nikki and Eddie Ueckert. He has made his home in Bellville for the past 2 1/2 years where he attended Shady Acres Day Care Center.
Nick enjoyed gymnastics, his computer and watching football. He also loved the Thomas the Train Series, his dog Zeppelin and his 5 cats.
Nickolus passed away suddenly November 11, 2003 in a Houston hospital. He was 4 years old.
He is survived by his parents Nikki and Eddie Ueckert of Bellville, brother Alex Ueckert of Waco and sister Stacey Ueckert, also of Waco. He is also survived by his grandparents Dr. V.H. and Rosanne B. Ueckert of Columbus and Nick and Colleen Ybarra of Hempstead, numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, other relatives and many friends.
A funeral service was held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 15, 2003 at the Schmidt Funeral Home Chapel in Bellville with Reverend Guy Williams officiating.
Private family interment followed in the Ueckert Family Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Junior Vasquez, Scott Lakey, Carry Barnhart and Melvin Flentge.
Honorary pallbearers were David Barry and Jim Barry.