Emzy Leon Nickerson

1980 ~ 2020 (age 40)


Emzy Leon Nickerson, a loving father to two children, beloved son, brother, and uncle passed away on Saturday, May 9, 2020. Emzy graduated from Manzano High School where he was a Prince on the Homecoming Court and played on the Varsity football and basketball teams. He then went to Western New Mexico State where he continued playing football.

Emzy later worked at Manzano High School as a Teacher’s Aid where he enjoyed working with the special needs kids. He was a caring and supportive role model for his children and nephews. He was very dedicated to his family and friends and would always lend a helping hand when needed.

Emzy is survived by his son Shaeon and daughter Samira.  He is also survived by his parents Joe Nickerson and Annie Nickerson, and his siblings Cynthia Lusk and Dionne Gass. He also leaves behind cherished nephews: Daniel Nickerson, Devin Woolsey, Jacob Woolsey, Noah Wilson, and Kingston Woolsey; brother-in-law Michael Woolsey; and a number of friends. Viewing and Visitation will be Friday, May 22, 2020, from 2 pm - 5 pm at Daniels Funeral & Cremation, 7601 Wyoming Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87109. Visitors are reminded of the State mandate of face coverings and social distance guidelines.


The family of the late Emzy Leon Nickerson acknowledges with sincere appreciation, the comforting messages, floral tributes, and other expressions of kindness during this time of bereavement. May God bless and keep you!

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May 22, 2020

2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Daniels Family Funeral Service 7601 Wyoming Blvd NE Albuquerque

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