Ronald Jones Nicholes

August 5, 1939May 12, 2018

Ronald Jones Nicholes was born on August 5, 1939 in Lehi, Utah, and passed away on May 12, 2018 in Roseville, California.

Ronald is preceded in death by his daughter, Laurel V. Nicholes, mother, Norma Jones Nicholes, father, Victor W. Nicholes, a brother, Thomas V. Nicholes, a sister, Iris Nicholes Carlquist. He is survived by his wife, Patricia A. Nicholes, son, Theodore W. Nicholes, son-in-law, Christopher W. Fugate, two sisters, Florence Donna Nicholes Thorum, Fay Nicholes Beck, and many nieces and nephews.

Ronald enjoyed making model ships, planes, and cars. He loved traveling, cruising the oceans, music, and books. Ronald served in the US Navy, graduated submarine school, and graduated from Salt Lake City Technical Trade School. He also received various awards during his employment at Mare Island Naval Shipyard, including an award for designing a new dry dock lift.

Family and friends are invited to a visitation on June 8, from 10:00 am to 11:00 at the Lincoln Stake Center on the corner of Virginiatown Road at 1155 Liberty Lane, Lincoln, CA. The church is a big red brick building on the right side, just after Harrison. A Funeral Service will follow on June 8 at 11:00 am.

Donations may be made in Ronald’s memory to organizations that aid disabled Veterans.


  • Visitation Friday, June 8, 2018
  • Funeral Service Friday, June 8, 2018
  • Graveside Service Friday, June 8, 2018

Ronald Jones Nicholes

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Nicole C

June 1, 2018

I’m so sorry for your loss. May you find comfort in God’s promise of a resurrection where we will be reunited with our loved ones who have passed away and will never be separated by death again - John 5:28, 29; Revelation 21:3,4