The celebration of his life was held on Tuesday, July 30, at Grace Church, in Borger with Pastor Tim Hall, officiating. Cremation was under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Nygell was born on Aug. 29, 1997 in Hale Center, Texas to Mandy Nicole Key Lujan. He was a graduate of Sanford-Fritch High School and went to welding school also. He was a pipeliner for Tracker Energy.
He loved cowboying, riding his Harley, rodeoing, hunting and everything to do with the outdoors including the river and the lake. He was a welder and played the banjo.
He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Amando Molinar Lujan.
Nygell is survived by his mother, Mandy and her husband Amando Lujan of Panhandle; his father, Colby Bennett of Fritch; his grandparents, Cindy and Ernie Key, Elia White Lujan and Lois and Tex Bennett, all of Fritch; his brothers, Austin Lujan and his wife Ashley of Borger, Hunter Bennett and Carter Bennett, both of Fritch; his sisters, India Lujan and Mirna Lujan, both of Panhandle, Marley Bennett and Hannah Bennett, both of Fritch; his nephews, Hendrix, Bryce and Joziah; and his niece, Lorelei.
Donations may be made to the Go Fund Me page for the children of the men killed in the accident on July 24, 2019.