Leon Nicholson(1940 - 2013)

Leon Nicholson
Portsmouth - Leon Thomas Nicholson, 72, passed away on July 20, 2013. Leon was born in Norfolk and retired from the Government as a Federal Postal Police Officer after 31 years of service.
He was predeceased by his parents, Leslie and Beulah Nicholson, one sister, Ethel Nicholson, and one brother, Leslie Nicholson, Jr.
Left to cherish his memories are one sister, Barbara N. Taylor (Estin); nephew, Estin Taylor, Jr.; niece, Kellie Woodson (William); three great nieces, and three very special cousins.
A funeral will be held on Saturday, July 27, at 11 a.m., Metropolitan Funeral Service, 120 W. Berkley Avenue. Burial will take place at Roosevelt Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 6 until 7 p.m. at Metropolitan Funeral Service, Berkley Chapel on Friday.


Published in The Virginian Pilot on July 25, 2013