Stuart V. Nicholson, Jr.
April 1, 1950 ~ June 20, 2014
Stuart V. Nicholson, Jr., 64, of Bay City, our honorable, honest and hard-working husband, father, brother, uncle and friend passed away on the afternoon of Friday, June 20, 2014 at McLaren Bay Region. Stuart was born in Bay City on April 1, 1950, the son of Stuart V. and Geraldine (Schaefer) Nicholson, Sr. He would go on to meet the former Margaret J. Kavanagh. They dated, fell in love and were united in marriage on February 7, 1969. They were blessed with over forty-five years of marriage and two loving children. Stuart worked at General Motors and after his retirement spent time working as a car hobbyist and restorer, earning countless accolades for his quality workmanship and honorable practices. He will be lovingly remembered, but forever missed by his entire family and many friends. Stuart leaves to cherish his memory his loving wife, Margaret and two children, David Nicholson and fiancé, Patricia Lobodzinski and Laura (Lenny) Bouckaert. He was the unconditional loving "pupa" of Adam Bouckaert, who was his best buddy and the light of his world. Stuart is also survived by his mother, Geraldine (Leonard) Kaczorowski; sisters, Sharon Almond, Melissa (Chris) Eichhorn; in-laws, Julie Kavanagh and husband, Larry Nelson and Mary McKiernan; aunt, "Marie" Schaefer, along with countless nieces, nephews and friends. Stuart was welcomed home to heaven by his father, Stuart V. Nicholson, Sr.; brother, Ricky Nicholson; grandparents, Hiram and Sarah Nicholson; maternal grandparents, David and Doris Schaefer; special aunt, Marian and husband, William Maxwell and brothers-in-law, Robert Almond and Phillip McKiernan. Private arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Skorupski Family Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 955 N. Pine Rd., Hampton Twp. Expressions of sympathy may be shared with the family online at www.skorupskis.com.