Nicholas L. (Nick) Scholten Kalamazoo, MI 02/15/2021 Nicholas (Nick) L. Scholten of Kalamazoo MI entered Heaven on February 14,2021. Nick was born in Kalamazoo MI July 13th 1940. He was the son of Nicholas & Frances (Reyerse) Scholten. Nick owned and operated a Rent to Own chain of stores for 42 yrs. Nick loved to fish at his beloved Guard Lake, hunt and has traveled to many countries throughout the world. He loved the Lord and was a regular attendee of church. Most of all he loved to spend time with his family. Nick was married December 2, 1961 to Shirley Burr Johnson Scholten who survives. Nick was preceded in death by his sister Joanne Smith, brother in law Dr. Duane Smith, and grandson William Axel. Surviving are his children Karen (Roderick) Sheerin, Dianne Waldorf, & Brenda Scholten. Grandchildren Nicholas "Nicki" (Vince) Vaden, Samantha (Foster) Worthington, Roderick Sheerin II, Brooke Scholten and Kyle Axel. Great Grandchildren Elliot, Rian and Noah Vaden, Parker Worthington and Brandon Scholten. Sister in laws Sheryl Gray, Linda Johnson & Kathy King. Several nieces and nephews. Memorial and Celebration of Nick's life will take place Saturday April 24, 2021 at 2 pm Kalamazoo Covenant Church 5708 East Main St Kalamazoo MI. Pastor Kevin Brintnall Officiating. Masks are required for safety. A special thank you to all of the Grace Hospice team for all of expert help leading Nick to peace. In memory, donations could be made to Grace Hospice, Senior Services-Meals on Wheels or the Kalamazoo Gospel Mission.