The Rev. Donald Robert Nicholson, Ft. Myers Beach Vicar

FT. MYERS BEACH – Diocesan House is saddened to report the death of the Rev. Donald Robert Nicholson, 80, Vicar of St. Raphael’s Church, Fort Myers Beach, on the evening of Monday, August 10. …. Fr. Nicholson joined the Marines out of high school, and for 14 months he was a guard at The White House during the Eisenhower Administration. He received a B.A. degree from George Washington University in 1960, and an STB degree from the Berkeley Divinity School at Yale in 1964. In 1999, he received a degree from the Academy of Chinese Healing Arts as an Acupuncture Physician. He was ordained Deacon the same year and a Priest in 1965 by Bishop Harry Lee Doll. He transferred to the Diocese of…