MOUNT VERNON — Aj (Ashton Jacob), 11, of Kent/Mount Vernon, passed away March, 12, 2014.
Aj was born May 30, 2002, in Parma, to Mark Waters and Stephanie (Hager) Nicholson. He leaves behind two other loving parents, Joe Nicholson and Erin Waters. Aj has three siblings, Elliana Waters, and Halston and Camden Nicholson. He also has grandparents, Bruce and Pamula Waters, and Waitman and Cindy Hager; uncles, Scott Waters and Sam Hager; aunts, Laura Waters and Hollie Hager; cousins, Alexa, Victoria and Emily Waters; and best friends, Liam Mcloughlin and Sam Kuhn.
Aj loved football, playing video games, riding his bike and spending time with family and friends. He was loved by many and could fill a room with laughter making an everlasting impression even to a stranger. Anybody who knew him knew he had a huge heart.
I’m confident you are with us all and will remind each of us daily to love a little more. Enjoy this new journey you are on. We will continue to love and miss you. Until we meet again.
A memorial service is scheduled for Friday, at 6 p.m., at Vineyard Church, 806 Harcourt Road, Mount Vernon.
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