Paul Nicewander, 89, formerly of Perry, Oklahoma, was the son of Arthur and Emma Kemnitz Nicewander. He was born on September 3, 1921 in Lucien, Oklahoma and died Wednesday, July 06, 2011 in Jenks, Oklahoma. He worked for Santa Fe Railroad for 37 years. He was an avid square dancer. Paul enjoyed hunting and was known for having a good sense of humor. Graveside services will be 3:00 p.m. Friday, July 8, 2011at the Grace Hill Cemetery Pavilion. Andrew Nicewander will officiate. Services are under the direction of BrownDugger Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society in care of BrownDugger Funeral Home, 1010 N. 7th, Perry, Oklahoma 73077. Paul is survived by two sons, Don Nicewander and his wife, Barbara, of Inola, Oklahoma and John Nicewander and his wife, Anita, of Lillian, Texas one daughter, Janel Ferguson and her husband, Garry, of Tahlequah, Oklahoma ten grandchildren, Jami and Dan Beshear, Jaason Nicewander, Jaakob and Angie Nicewander, Jaaremy and Amy Nicewander, Dustin Nicewander, Andrew and Grace Nicewander, Rebekah Nicewander, Timothy Nicewander, Garry K. Ferguson and Whitney Ferguson ten great grandchildren the mother of his children, Jeanne Nicewander and long time friend and caregiver, Marla Bond. He was preceded in death by one son, James Paul Nicewander daughterinlaw, Janet Nicewander his parents and three brothers. Online condolences may be sent to the family using the online guestbook at www.brownduggerfuneralhome.com.