Nick was married to Gerri Ossman for 60 years. He graduated from East Stroudsburg State and received a Master’s Degree from Villanova University.
Nick taught Science at E.T. Richardson Middle School in Springfield, Pa for 31 years. He was actively involved as a Rutledge Borough councilman for 11 years and was inducted in the Rutledge Borough Hall of Fame in 1996. Nick was a loving husband, a family man and a devout catholic. He enjoyed duck carving and was an avid Phillies and Eagles fan.
Nick was preceded in death by his wife Gerri; son, Richard and brother David.
Nick is survived by daughter Theresa Ford; sons, David, Nicholas, Joseph and Bernard; and eight grandchildren, Dana, Brienna, David, Zachary, John Joseph, Amelia, Julia and Xavier; and a brother Len.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 a.m. Friday in St. Ann roman Catholic Church, Frackville. relatives and friends are invited to a visitation Friday morning from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at Albert L Gricoski Funeral Home, 48 N. Broad Mountain Ave., Frackville, PA