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David S. Nicholas

September 14, 1948 ~ June 17, 2019 (age 70)


David S. Nicholas, 71, of New Castle crossed the finish line of his long race with cancer on June 17, 2019.

He was a very caring and generous person, having a part in Racers for Tots with his wife Mary Lynn Nicholas. He was a Sergeant of the United States Army during the Vietnam war and he always fought for what he believed in. He will be missed by many family and friends, but he is now dancing with his loving wife in heaven.

He was a self employed Racer, having his own race team.

Surviving his son, David S. (Kristen) Nicholas, Jr. of Avalon.

3 daughters: Jessica Nicholas of Swissvale, Amy (John) Beachler of Penn Hills and Sara Nicholas of Butler.

10 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Lynn Burrelli Nicholas who passed away February 25, 2009. They were married August 8, 1970.

A private Military Service will be held in honor of his wishes. Interment will take place at Butler County Memorial Park. Arrangements were completed by the Geibel Funeral Home, 201 East Cunningham St. Butler, PA 16001.

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