Nicole Schelle

Word has been received of the death of Nicole Schelle, 31, of Malone, formerly of Saranac Lake, who died Friday, Aug. 10, 2018.

She was born in Durango, Colorado, on Aug. 12, 1986, the daughter of Mark and Robin (Dubois) Schelle.

Nicole was currently a resident of Malone and a student at North Country Community College in their counseling program. Nicole loved helping people, she loved animals and was deeply spiritual toward nature and mankind. She was a loyal friend and hard worker full of zest for life.

Nicole is survived by her mother Robin (Dubois) Schelle of Saranac Lake, her father Mark Schelle of Saranac, a sister Clair (James) Imbody of Schenectady, a brother Mathew Schelle of Saranac Lake, a nephew Amir Domazet of Lake Placid, her paternal grandmother Judith Schelle and maternal grandfather Albert Dubois, and many aunts and uncles.

Calling hours will be held at the Fortune-Keough Funeral Home in Saranac Lake on Thursday, Aug. 16 from 1 to 3 p.m. with a memorial service following at the funeral home with the Rev. Paul Kelly officiating.

Family and friends wishing to remember Nicole Schelle may make memorial contributions to St. Joseph’s Addiction Treatment and Recovery Centers or the Tri-Lakes Humane Society in care of the Fortune-Keough Funeral Home. Family and friends can also sign the online guestbook and share their memories at