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Philomena "Fanny" C. (Nosky) Nicola

July 8, 1929 ~ January 20, 2024 (age 94) 94 Years Old

Philomena "Fanny" Nicola Obituary

Philomena (Fanny) C. Nicola, 94, of Brownsville, passed away Saturday, January 20, 2024, with her loving family by her side. Fanny was the last-surving member of her immediate family. She was born July 8, 1929, the daughter of the late Joseph and Domenica Nosky. Fanny retired from Kroger after a long career. Her favorite, life-long hobby was playing cards with her friends. Preceded in death by: loving husband, Sam Nicola; brothers, Joseph (Stella) Nosky, Nick Nosky, Albert (Rose) Noschese, Geno (Evelyn) Noschese; sisters, Elva Grubbs, Margie (Joe) Semonick, Pauline (Mike) Yurek, Mary Flora, Francie Valente; sister-in-law, Rosalie Rockocy, Josephine (Robert) Yarup, Mary (Phil) Nearing; brother-in-law, Charles (Jeri) Nicola, Ronald DeSalvo, niece, Sabrina Nicola, and nephew, Stephen Yarup. Fanny's surviving family includes: her three devoted children, Sherri Nicola (Bill Miler), Tammy (Doug) Herre, and Sam (Tina) Nicola; beloved grandchildren, Samantha (Mike) Strejcek, Zachary Nicola (Emily Butka), Joshua Sobocinski (Emily Orbash), Ashley (Boyd) Bagwell, Allisyn (John) Allison, and Nicolas Herre (Eden Canby); great-grandchildren, Gabrielle, Alexander, and Sebastian Strejcek, Ronin and Anara Sobocinski, Brody (Abigail Walters), Talen, and Barrett Bagwell, and Sawyer Allison; great-great grandson, Cohen Bagwell; brother-in-law, Steve Rockocy, sister-in-law, Nancy DeSalvo, and sister-in-law, Norma (Bob) Trombino, and numerous special nieces and nephews. Friends will be received in the Skirpan Funeral Home, 135 Park St., Brownsville, PA on Tuesday from 4 - 8 PM and Wednesday until 10:30 AM when a prayer service will be held followed by a Funeral Mass at 11:00 AM in the Historic Church of St. Peter, Brownsville, PA. Entombment in Lafayette Memorial Park. Special thanks to everyone at LaFayette Manor and OSPTA Hospice for their support.

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January 23, 2024

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Skirpan Funeral Home
135 Park Street
Brownsville, PA 15417

Funeral Mass
January 24, 2024

11:00 AM
Historic Church of St. Peter (Skirpan Funeral Home, Brownsville, PA, St. Peter, Lafayette Memorial Park)


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