El Camino Memorial – Sorrento Valley and El Camino Memorial Park
5600 Carroll Canyon Rd
San Diego, CA 92121
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Eleanor Nicholason

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Eleanor Maureen' Nicholason October 1, 1931 - April 26, 2018 San Diego Maureen Nicholason, age 86, passed away at her home in Lakeside, surrounded by her family on Thursday, April 26, 2018. She was born on October 1, 1931 in San Diego, California and grew up in the Mission Beach area. She graduated from Point Loma high school in 1949 and from SDSU with a degree in Sociology in 1953. She was a member of Sigma Kappa, Beta Psi chapter and was active in Women's Recreation Association activities. On July 11, 1953 she married Gordon "Bruce" Nicholason. They had two children, Shirley and Gordon Jr. Maureen and Bruce loved to enjoy the outdoors together, camping, beach bonfires, long drives through beautiful landscapes. Maureen had a lifelong love of books. This lead her to a career with the San Diego County Library where she shared her love of books with the community until she retired at 78 years of age. In retirement she spent her time with her family, friends, her Whodunit Book Club at the El Cajon Library, and helped to establish the Lakeside Historical Society. She is survived by her children, four grandchildren, six great-grandchildren, four nieces and a nephew. Family, friends, and all those whose lives have been touched by Maureen are invited to El Camino Memorial Park, located at 5600 Carroll Canyon Rd., San Diego on May 18th, 2018 at noon. Please join us to reminisce, grieve, support one another.
Published in The San Diego Union Tribune on May 13, 2018
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