Corinne R. Nicholson, a 17 year resident of Nevada County, passed away at Springhill Manor in Grass Valley on June 30. She was 92.

Friends are welcome for a visitation to be held from 9 a.m. to noon, Monday, July 7, at Chapel Of The Angels Mortuary in Grass Valley, and for a Mass of Christian Burial to be held at 1 p.m., Monday, July 7, at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, in Grass Valley. Interment will follow at St. Patrick’s Catholic Cemetery in Grass Valley.

Mrs. Nicholson was born Nov. 26, 1915, in Detroit, to John Theisen and Clara (Reeber) Theisen. She received an associate’s degree in Business School, Secretarial College. She was employed from 1964 to 1982 at Zellerbach Paper Company. She was a member of the Grass Valley Chamber of Commerce and (Y.L.I.) The Young Ladies Institute of St. Patrick’s Catholic Church.

Mrs. Nicholson’s main interests centered on her family and volunteering in the community, and she loved to travel. All who knew her were grateful for her generosity, positive outlook and zest for life. As a devout Catholic, her unwavering faith was an inspiration to all.

Mrs. Nicholson is survived by her sons and daughters-in-law Robert and Karen Maher, Thomas and Petra Maher and James Maher and Julie Cozzolino; daughters Judith Maher and Kathleen Filice; daughter and son-in-law, Rosemary and Jerry Mason; step-son and wife, Nick and Mary Nicholson; grandchildren Julie Peguero, Jennifer Webster, Jill Torok, Leah Hart, Doniella Maher, Suzanne Maher, Kevin and Brian Filice, Adrienne and Elaine Nicholson, and great-grandchildren Dominique, Sam, Ryan, Lucas and baby Ava.

She was preceded in death by her first husband, Robert T. Maher, and her second husband, Edward G. Nicholson.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Hospice of the Foothills or a charity of the donor’s choice.

Arrangements are under the direction of Chapel of the Angels Mortuary.

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