Raymond “Ray” M. Nicholson, 61, passed away Friday October 28, 2022, at Genesis Hospice Morrison House. He was born July 18, 1961, in Zanesville, OH to Rachel Covert Nicholson and to the late Jack Nicholson. Ray was a 1979 graduate of West Muskingum High School and worked with Asplundh Tree Service for 33 years. He enjoyed woodworking, involving wood carving and making everyone walking sticks. He also loved traveling, camping and fishing.
He is survived by the love is his life, his wife of 34 years, Theresa Spence Nicholson; daughters, Janette (Javi) Perez and Misty (Randy) Johnson; a son Adam Nicholson; grandchildren, Dylan, Delaney, Mathew, Kristina, Maria, Bailey, Jack and Mollie; a great grandson Kaycen; a brother, Tim (Angie Lamb) Nicholson; a sister, Sarah (David) Scott; and his best friend since the age of five, Brian Hendershot.
A Celebration of Life Service will begin at 4 PM on Sunday November 6, 2022 at the Moose Lodge, Loyal Order of Moose, 3500 W. Pike, Zanesville, OH 43701. Please come and share stories with the family in honor of Ray.
SNOUFFER FUNERAL HOME, 1150 WEST MILITARY ROAD, ZANESVILLE has the distinct honor of serving the Nicholson family.
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