Parma, Ohio – The community of Parma, Ohio, is in mourning following the tragic loss of Nicholas S. Bucell, who tragically lost his life in a devastating car accident on Sunday, September 3rd, 2023, on Township Road 25 in Jackson Township. Nick was a cherished son, brother, and father, and his unexpected departure has left his family and friends heartbroken.
Nicholas S. Bucell, originally from Cleveland, Ohio, had made Parma his home. He was a man whose heart overflowed with love and dedication, especially for his fiancée, Kristen Gadowski, and his three adoring children: Ava, Falynn, and Beckett. Within his family, Nick was a warm and affectionate presence, bringing immense joy to their lives. His bond with his brother, Jamie Bucell, was particularly special. They weren’t just brothers; they were best friends who supported each other through life’s highs and lows.
Nick’s love extended far beyond his immediate family; he was known as a loving son, brother, father, and fiancé. His kindness and generosity left a lasting impact on everyone fortunate enough to know him.
The tragic incident occurred at 12:14 a.m. on Sunday, September 3, 2023, on Township Road 25 in Jackson Township, Noble County. Nick was driving a 2021 Polaris 570 with a young passenger when the accident took place. Sadly, the vehicle veered off the right side of the road and ended up in a streambed.
Following the collision, Nick was transported by United Ambulance to Marietta Memorial Hospital in Marietta, where, tragically, he succumbed to his injuries. Fortunately, the young passenger did not require medical transport. The Noble County Sheriff’s Office assisted the Ohio State Highway Patrol at the accident scene. Notably, neither Nick nor the young passenger were wearing helmets during the incident.
At present, investigations into the circumstances surrounding the accident remain ongoing.
The Bucell family plans to share Nick Bucell’s obituary and details about his funeral arrangements in the coming days. They are currently navigating a difficult time and require space to heal. When they feel emotionally prepared to share the information about Nick’s funeral, updates will be provided.
Tributes to Nick Bucell have poured in from friends and well-wishers, reflecting the profound impact he had on those around him. His brother, Jamie Bucell, posted a heartfelt tribute, expressing his deep love and admiration for Nick. Karen Soos Roberts, a family friend, also offered her condolences, emphasizing the wonderful person Nick was and how deeply he will be missed.
The loss of Nick Bucell is a devastating blow to the Parma community and a poignant reminder of the fragility of life. His memory lives on in the hearts of those who knew and loved him.