Charles P. “Chipper” Nicometi, 61, of Basom entered into rest unexpectedly at his home on Saturday, August 8, 2020.
Born April 17, 1959 in Medina, Chipper grew up in the Akron area. He worked for many years on oil drill rigs as an operator engineer and as a heavy equipment operator; he was a member of The IVEW Local 196 Union and the Operating Engineers Union 1966. Chipper married the love of his life, the former Rebecca Mileham on May 26, 1995. An avid motorcycle rider, he was a proud member of the Second Brigade MC Club and was involved with many charity rides throughout the area. He was also an avid hunter. Most of all, Chipper loved spending time with his family, especially his beloved granddaughter and best friend, Camryn, who will miss him dearly along with all who knew and loved him.
Chipper leaves behind to cherish his memory his wife, Becky Nicometi of Basom; stepchildren, Tiffany (Dan) Wetzler of Akron, Larry Laude of Pembroke, and Alan Mileham of Akron; four grandchildren, Camryn, Lacie, Sofia and Thea; brother, Tim (Jennifer) Nicometi of Wolcottsville and four additional siblings; and several nieces and nephews.
Calling hours will be held on Friday, Aug. 14th from 4-8 p.m. at Cooper Funeral Home, 215 West Center St., Medina. Masks and social distancing will be mandatory. A celebration of life service will be held on Saturday, Aug. 15th at 1:30pm at 6005 Mann Rd., Akron, NY 14001.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Chipper’s honor may be made to his family.