Donald E. Nicholson, 90, of Monrovia, Maryland, passed away Thursday, May 2, 2019. He was the beloved husband of Betty M. Nicholson, his wife of 68 years on May 19, 2019.

Born September 29, 1928, in Cedar Grove, Md., he was a son of the late Jesse R. and Anna Brown Nicholson.

Donald was employed by S.J. Meek’s Truck Equipment Company, a WWII veteran of the U.S. Army, member of American Legion Post 171 Damascus, and a member of Montgomery United Methodist Church.

Surviving besides his wife Betty are two nieces, Janet L. Carter (Gary) and Nancy A. Nicholson (Mike White).

Donald is preceded in death by his brother, Jesse R. Nicholson Jr.

Friends may call 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Monday, May 6, at Molesworth-Williams Funeral Home, 26401 Ridge Road, Damascus, Maryland. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 7, at the funeral home. The Rev. John W. Rudisill, Jr., his pastor, will officiate. Interment will follow in Montgomery Methodist Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Montgomery United Methodist Church, 28325 Kemptown Road, Damascus, Maryland 20872 or Damascus American Legion Post 171, Post Office Box 171, Damascus, Maryland 20872

Online condolences may be shared with the family at www.molesworthwilliams.com.