Officer Troy Marcell Nicholson, a respected law enforcement officer and longtime member of the Upper Merion Township Police Department, tragically passed away on Saturday, July 15, 2023, at the young age of 32. His unexpected death has deeply saddened his community, friends, family, and colleagues. Officer Nicholson, originally from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, had a remarkable career dedicated to serving and protecting the community.
Who is Troy Marcell ?
Before joining the Upper Merion Township Police Department in July 2017, Officer Nicholson worked as a Security Officer Supervisor at AlliedBarton, a prominent American private security and staffing company. He was known for his professionalism, dedication, and commitment to both the community and his fellow officers. Officer Nicholson’s compassionate and gentle nature endeared him to all who knew him.
Born and raised in Philadelphia, Officer Troy Marcell Nicholson attended The Daniel Boone Area Junior – Senior High School and later pursued higher education at The Reading Area Community College. He successfully completed his studies at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, earning a degree in Criminal Justice & Sociology.
Troy Marcell Obituary and Funeral Service
The Upper Merion Township Police Department confirmed Officer Troy’s passing through an official statement on one of their social media platforms. The statement expressed profound sadness and extended condolences to Officer Nicholson’s family and friends. The department emphasized Officer Troy’s dedication to his profession and the impact he made during his time with them. They also highlighted his beloved status among those who knew him. Officer Nicholson’s untimely death has undoubtedly left a void in the hearts of his loved ones and the law enforcement community.
At present, the obituary and funeral arrangements for Troy Marcell have not been disclosed or made publicly accessible. It is essential that we demonstrate empathy and patience for the grieving family during this difficult period. Let us honor Trey’s memory and offer our heartfelt condolences. May he rest in eternal peace, and may his loved ones find solace and strength in this challenging time. Our thoughts and prayers are with them.