Stuart Nickolds, 89, of Hendersonville, passed away on Monday evening, October 13, 2014 at his home following an extended illness. Born in Boonton, New Jersey he was a longtime resident of New York City, NY, where he was an opera singer prior to retiring to Hendersonville 25 years ago. He was a son of the late Andrew and Amy Nickolds and was also preceded in death by a brother Drew Nickolds.
An Army veteran of WWII, Stuart was an entertaining person to be around. He had many stories to tell about his life in the entertainment industry. He was a very kind, generous and compassionate person who was always willing to help those in need. He loved the companionship of his cats. Stuart was very proud of his accomplishment of singing at the Metropolitan Opera House in New York City.
Left to cherish his memory are his very dear friends, Jerry and Terry.
No local services are planned.