Charles R. "Nick" Nicholson

Charles "Nick" Nicholson, age 73, of Shelton passed away peacefully on Tuesday, February 6, 2018 surrounded by his loving family at Hewitt Health and Rehab in Shelton. Born in Baltimore, MD, on February 3, 1945, he was the son of the late Charles Sylvester and Geneva Dougherty Nicholson.

Charles had graduated from Glen Burnie High School in 1963 before obtaining his Bachelor's degree in business from West Virginia Wesleyan in 1967. He then proudly served his country in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. He later became employed by the Trumbull Board of Education, where he worked in the finance and facility departments with many years of dedicated service. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him.

He is survived by his three loving children, Christine Nicholson of Shelton, Robert Nicholson and his wife Susan of Trumbull and Cheryl Ponzeka and her husband Paul of Hoboken, NJ, his four cherished grandchildren, Aidan and Emma Nicholson and Sawyer and Peyton Ponzeka.

Friends may greet the family on Friday, February 9, 2018 from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Abriola Parkview Funeral Home, 419 White Plains Rd., Trumbull. Interment will be held privately at the convenience of the family.