Randy Lee Nicholson, age 60, of Tavares, Fla., formerly of Erie, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, June 25, 2014. He was born in Erie on March 25, 1954, the son of the late Adam W. and LaRue Shreckengost Nicholson.
He spent most of his life in Erie, just recently fulfilling a life-long dream of moving to Tavares, Fla. Randy worked as a truck driver all his life, working for Nicholson Trucking for many years. He enjoyed fishing, model cars, watching NASCAR, and was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan. Most of all, he enjoyed spending time with his children and grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his son, Mitchell Nicholson; his brother, Wilbur (Sam) Nicholson; and his brother-in-law, Richard Carrara. Randy is survived by his children, Matthew C. Nicholson (Nicole) of Wattsburg, Daniel J. Nicholson (Sara) of Edinboro and Sharron L. Phennicie (fiancé, Cory) of Edinboro; his seven grandchildren: Autumn, Natalie, Dylan, Joshua, Ethan, Ryen, and Emma; his brother, James Nicholson (Linda); sisters: Shari Liebel and Tami Carrara; and sister-in-law, Jean Nicholson, all of Erie.
Friends may gather with the family at the Dusckas Funeral Home, Inc., 2607 Buffalo Road on Tuesday from 4 to 6 p.m. Memorials may be designated to the family in c/o the funeral home. To send condolences, visit www.dusckasfuneralhome.com
Dusckas Funeral Home - East Side
2607 Buffalo Road
Erie, PA 16510
Published in the Erie Times-News on July 6, 2014