Reva Christina Lott Nikolaus, age 88, joined her husband Merlin in Heaven on December 10, 2018.
Reva was born in Cleveland, Oklahoma on April 17, 1930, to Ruby and Hearl Lott. The family moved to Arizona in 1934. She leaves behind a sister, LaVonne Collier (Dale), brother, Kenneth Lott (Wilma), sister-in-law Sylvia Lott (A. J.), daughters: Brenda Penrod (Steve), Frankie Drew (Tom), Shelley Nikolaus, and Lisa Foust.
She will also be missed by grandchildren, who loved her dearly: Rae Lynn Burlingame (Richard), Stephen Penrod (Michelle), Trent Penrod (Heather), Kristina Petrie (Eric), Kendel Drew (Bryan), and Kevin Drew (Katie).
Great-grandchildren, who were lucky enough to have known their great-grandma, Bryson and Brook Lynn Burlingame, Blake and Kade Penrod, Sierra and Hunter Penrod, Maycie, Carson and Liam Petrie, Hayden and Kellen Eberle. She will also be missed by many nieces, nephews, and friends.
Preceding her in death, her parents Ruby and Hearl Lott, husband, Merlin Nikolaus, son Randy Nikolaus and brother A.J. Lott.
Services will be at Mountain View Memorial Gardens, 7900 E Main St., Mesa, AZ 85207 on Monday, December 17, 2018 at 1:00 pm. She will be laid to rest by her husband, Merlin and parents Ruby and Hearl Lott.