K. James Nicholson, age 82, of Pleasant Township passed away on Thursday, October 24, 2013 at Warren General Hospital after battling oral cancer. Mr. Nicholson was born December 11, 1930 in Warren, PA, the son of the late Leonard M. and Marjorie L. (Christensen) Nicholson.

Jim served in the US Navy. He was employed as a Prudential Insurance agent in the Warren area for many years. He previously drove ambulance in North Warren. Jim was a member of the Eagles Club, American Legion, Moose Club, Elks Club, the Swiss Viking Club, the Clarendon VFW and the Lakewood Rod and Gun Club.

He is survived by his wife, Susan Steele Nicholson, whom he married November 17, 2007; two sons, Donald J. Nicholson and Richard G. Nicholson, both of CA; three stepsons, William Pfendler of Leeper, PA, Bradley Pfendler of Pittsburgh, PA, and Brian Pfendler of Marienville, PA; one stepdaughter, Amy Muscaro of Warren, PA, and her children, Jessica and Kristen; one brother, Robert Nicholson and his wife Patricia of NC; one sister, Marjorie Kirk of Butler, PA; and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his second wife, Anna E. Nicholson, and one brother, John “Jack” Nicholson.

Friends will be received on Saturday, October 26, from 1 to 3 p.m. at Peterson Blick Funeral Home, Inc, 1003 Penn Ave., E., Warren, PA. A service will be announced at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The Cancer Care Center at Warren General, 2 Crescent Park West, Warren, PA 16365, or the American Legion.

To view, or send the family econdolences, please visit www.petersonblickfuneralhome.com.