NICHOLSON February 17, in hospital, peacefully in his sleep. Norman, aged 85 years, of Darlington, dearly loved husband of Maureen, loving father of Denise and Judith, grandad to Hayley and Thomas, and a great-grandad of three. Due to current restrictions, a private funeral will take place on Tuesday March 2, at Darlington Crematorium. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, may be made online or sent to The Great North Air Ambulance Service, Progress House, Urlay Nook Road, Eaglescliffe, Stockton-on-Tees, TS16 0QB.