Nov. 8, 1948 - May 2, 2013
ELKHART - Faye Elizabeth Nicholson, 64, of Elkhart, loving wife, mother and grandma, passed away early Thursday morning, May 2, 2013, at Eastlake Nursing & Rehabilitation Center after an extended illness.
Faye was born on Nov. 8, 1948, in East Liverpool, Ohio, to the late Harry and Helen (Simpson) Mercer.
In addition to her parents, a brother, Joseph Mercer, also preceded her in death.
Surviving is her husband of almost 37 years, Dorman L. Nicholson of Elkhart, whom she married on June 19, 1976, in Pennsylvania. Also surviving are three daughters, Beth Shaffer and husband Willie of Elkhart, Dawn Ghiardi and husband Ron of Indiana, Pa., and Cristan Grant and husband Gary of Elkhart; 11 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; her sisters, Barbara J. Merical of Vandalia, Ohio, Terry L. Manley and husband Richard of Mesa, Ariz., and Trena Lewis and husband Bob of East Liverpool, Ohio; and brother Dale Mercer and wife Audry of Wellsville, Ohio.
Faye was a homemaker, and was very active in the lives of her children and grandchildren. She was a Deputy Constable with the Borough of Elderton Pennsylvania. She was also a member of the Elderton Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary.
In keeping with her wishes, no services are scheduled and cremation was selected.
Arrangements are under the care and direction of Billings Funeral Home.