NICHOLSON, David L. – of Grand Blanc, age 71, passed away Thursday, November 15, 2012 at U of M Hospital in Ann Arbor. Memorial Service will be held 11 a.m. Monday, November 19, 2012 at First Congregational United Church of Christ, 6494 S. Belsay Road, Grand Blanc, MI. with the Reverend George L. Cleaves, Jr. officiating. The family will receive friends from 3-8 p.m. Saturday and from 6-8 p.m. Sunday at the Hill Funeral Home, 11723 S. Saginaw Street, Grand Blanc, MI. Memorial contributions may be made to U.S. Armed Forces Awards Central Michigan University Carlin Alumni House – Dave Nicholson Memorial, attention: Ted Tolcher, Mt. Pleasant, MI 48859. David was born July 13, 1941 in Royal Oak, MI the son of the late Thomas and Dora Nicholson. He graduated in 1964 from Central Michigan University and entered the U.S. Army in May 1964 where he served as a Lieutenant in the Adjutant General Corps. In 1967 he started his career with General Motors, retiring as Director of Education and Training in 1992. Mr. Nicholson then formed his own business the Training Source and later returned to Central Michigan University to take on his dream job by joining the Alumni Relations and Development staff, where he served until his sudden illness. Surviving are: wife, Donna Nicholson of Grand Blanc; children, Jamie (Heather) Nicholson of Grand Blanc and Tracey Nicholson of Baltimore; grandchildren, Ramsey, Ellyson, and Julia; brother, Robert (Micki) Nicholson; and many nieces and nephews. Mr. Nicholson was preceded in death by his sister, Joyce Allor, and by his brother, Glen Nicholson. Share your condolences with the family at www.hillfh.com.
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