He was a welder by trade and a licensed building inspector. He married Dawn Jackson and they had a daughter, Heather (deceased).
He is survived by a granddaughter, Tara, who is 10. He married Charo Consilo in California and returned to Medina five years ago. He has five brothers, Nicholas IV, Matthew, Patrick, Jeffrey, and Charles.
He will be cremated and interment will be at a later date.