Joseph Anthony Nickolas

July 13, 1930 - January 22, 2002

07/13/1930 - 01/22/2002

Past Services

Wednesday January 23, 2002
12:00 pm
Mt. Calvary Cemetery Wheeling
National Road
Wheeling, WV 26003
Wednesday January 23, 2002
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Virginia Beach
5792 Greenwich Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23462
800-934-4648 | Directions
Friday January 25, 2002
11:00 am
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Wheeling
1400 Eoff Street
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-232-0330 | Directions

NICKOLAS, Joseph Anthony, 71, of Center Wheeling, died Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2002, in Ohio Valley Medical Center, Wheeling. Joseph was born July 13, 1930, in Wheeling, a son of the late Louis J. and Rose T. Hourany Nickolas. He was a retired clerk for Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel Corp. Yorkville plant, a member of Our Lady of Lebanon Maronite Roman Catholic Church, Wheeling, and an Air Force veteran. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Lilly Hebdo. Surviving are Julia Nickolas Paul, four children, Debra Bailey and her husband, Mike, of Richmond, VA, Anthony Mark Nickolas and his wife, Tanya, of Richmond, VA, Louis Joseph Nickolas and his wife, Sallie, of Wheeling, and Samuel Scott Nickolas and his wife, Lisa, of Bridgeport, OH; two sisters, Cecelia Ellia of Columbus, OH, and Anna Nickolas of Wheeling; a nephew, Samuel J. Hebdo and family; 10 grandchildren, Michael Bailey of Atlanta GA, Jessica and Juliana Nickolas, both of Richmond, VA , Joshua, James, Mattthew and Samuel Nickolas, all of Wheeling, and Jessica, Jason and Justin Nickolas, all of Bridgeport, Ohio. Friends will be received 7-9 pm Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2002 and 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 24, 2002 at Altmeyer Funeral Home, 1400 Eoff St., Wheeling, where services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, Jan. 25, 2002, with the Rev. Bakhos Chidiac officiating. Interment in Mount Calvary Cemetery, Wheeling.

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Rosalie 'Rigas' Kovalyk
8 years ago

I have known Joe since I was a little girl……..going to the picnics at Olgebay Park with my parents….and there was Joe…..always a gentleman. Joe you have been coming into the restaurant

“Rigas” for many years….when you came in.. you always had a kind word for everyone… you will be missed my friend….God Bless……..