Bill C. Nye

A Celebration of Life for Bill C. Nye, 77, Lawrence, will be held Saturday, November 3, 2018, from 4 to 6 pm at Lighthouse Baptist Church, Baldwin City. Bill died Tuesday, October 23, 2018, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.

Bill was in the floral business for many years, having owned Nye’s Flowers, The Flower Market, and the Kansas School of Floral Design.

Survivors include his three children, Debbie, Billy, and Dustin.

A full obituary will appear here later.

Messages & Condolences

From Joe Flannery...

Bill loved his family and was a dear friend to everyone he was close to.
He was passionate about the floral business especially his arrangement classes and the students he trained.
He is now in a better place……RIP.

From Trudy Buche-Cooley...

Dustin, Billy and Debbie,
I’m so sorry to hear of your dad’s passing. He was a good teacher, good person to work for and a beautiful floral designer. My deepest sympathy to all of you.

From Jackie Vance...

Dustin- I was sorry to hear of the loss of your father. He was a kind man who as a florist made wonderful floral arrangements. “Death leaves a heartache no one can heal, love leaves a memory no one can steal”

From Joyce Dillon...

Debbie and Billy….So sorry about Dads death. Sorry we cant attend Dads services as we had another commitment at Manhattan. Will alreadys remember his wonderful florist shoppe and family memories thru the years. John and Joyce Dillon

From Jennifer Meuffel...

He was a wonderful man and I’m so very thankful to have known him.

Just remember, When tomorrow starts without him don’t think you’re far apart for every time you think of him he’s right there in your heart.

From Lori (Brenn) Lewallen...

Oh Billy …. I am so sorry to hear about your dad! Such a wonderful man to raise such a wonderful son like you!
May God help you with peace and comfort!
I will keep you and your family in my prayers!!

From Jean Milstead...


Our thoughts are with you and Monte & I share your sorrow. I still use the information I learned from Bill when I took several flower arranging classes from him. Hugs, Jean Milstead

From JILL Schaake-Morgison...

Billy, so sorry for your family’s loss. Thought and prayers to you.

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