Thor Nicolaysen

Thor Nicolaysen

1/19/1950 ~ 12/16/2012

Thor was born in Trondheim, Norway and immigrated to the United States in 1952. He graduated from Redmond High School in 1968 and from the University of Washington in 1972, where he studied Business Administration and was a starter on the UW men's golf team.

Thor is survived his wife of 42 years Linda, daughters Diane and Laura, siblings John and Ann and grandchildren Ashley, Nathan, Johnny, Luke and Inga.

The family thanks Virginia Mason and Evergreen Hospice for their compassionate care.

A celebration of Thor's life will be held at Rainier Golf and Country Club on Saturday, January 19 at 1:00 p.m. Full obituary and

on-line guest book at:


Published in The Seattle Times from Dec. 22 to Dec. 23, 2012