Nick Paul Nickolas, Sr.

March 17, 1925 ~ November 17, 2022 (age 97) 97 Years Old


 Mr. Nick was born in Aberdeen, Washington to George and Mary Nickolas. He graduated from Lincoln High School and served in the Navy during WWII. After the war ended, Nick met the love of his life Gloria Robbins, where Nick went on to become a Tacoma Police Officer where he served his beloved city for 25 years and was President of the Police Union and Retired Police Union for many years. After retiring from the Police Dept., Nick then went on to become a Safety Inspector for WISHA before retiring in 1990.

Nick & Gloria enjoyed vacationing in Hawaii, Husky & Seahawk football games, pool parties at the family home with friends and family. For over 40 years Nick was the voice of the Bellarmine
Lions Varsity Football Team home games, President of the Bellarmine Booster club.

Nick is survived by his children, Penny (Alan), Cindy, Nick (Courtney) 4 grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren & 1 great great grandchild. Preceded in death by his wife Gloria, Brother Mike & Parents.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday November 28th at Holy Cross Church with Rosary held at 10 a.m. prior to the funeral. Arrangements are in the care of Gaffney Funeral www.

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Recitation of the Rosary
November 28, 2022

10:00 AM
Holy Cross Church (St. Charles Church)

Funeral Mass
November 28, 2022

11:00 AM
Holy Cross Church (St. Charles Church)


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