Thomas William Nicholson, age 68, of Festus, MO entered into eternal rest on Saturday, November 24, 2012 at his residence. Born on February 28, 1944, in St Louis, MO to the late George and Adeline (Kurka) Nicholson.
He is survived by his loving wife of 42 years: Mary (Vaden) Nicholson of Festus, MO, sons: Thomas G. (Tiffany) Nicholson of Pevely, MO and Terence Nicholson of Festus, MO, daughters: Caren Tripp of DeSoto, MO and Sundra Pinson of Festus, MO, grandchildren Jeremy, Kacie, Camryn, Seth, Clayton, Shane and Mitchell, mother in law: Rita Vaden of Festus, MO, sisters: Mary (the late Frank) Francies of Sprinfield, TN and Barbara Nicholson of Albuquerque, NM and many loving in laws, nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother: Kenny Nicholson and sister: Kathy Ojile.
He was a retired lithographic printer for Garlich Printing. He was a United States Navy veteran. He was a member of the Circle H Saddle Club and enjoyed fishing and horses.
Reverend Gene Moses to officiate services.