In Remembrance of Nicholas G. Bolick
Nicholas G. BolickDunmore, PA May 15,1937 ~ July 19, 2014 Date of Service: July 18, 2014
Nicholas G. Bolick, 77, of Dunmore, died Saturday evening at home. He and his wife, the former Gert Miraglia, would have celebrated 58 years of marriage on Sept. 1.
Born in Dunmore, son of the late Frank and Susan Postulka Bolick, he was a member of Immaculate Conception Church, Scranton. He was a graduate of Dunmore High School and received a degree in mechanical engineering from the State University of New York. Before retirement, he was employed by IBM in Endicott, N.Y.
He loved his family and grandchildren and his passions in life were his wife of 57 years, flight instructing and PIAA officiating. He will be sadly missed by all who knew him.
Also surviving are daughters, Mary Dunleavy and husband, Patrick, Scranton; Lori Hobgood and husband, Francis, Dunmore; and Susie Bonin and husband, Marc, Lebanon, Pa.; sons, Nicholas Bolick and wife, Colleen, Incline Village, Nev.; and Joseph Bolick and wife, Diane, Allentown; grandchildren, Brian, Mark and Claire Dunleavy, Hailey Summa, Joey, Kevin and Michael Bolick, Ryan and Lilianne Bonin, and Chase Hobgood; sisters, Dorothy Palumbo, Queens, N.Y.; and Johanna Arancio, Howell, N.J.; nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was also preceded in death by siblings, Frances Pencek, Ann Bergamino, Susan Stoutland, Frank, Michael and John Bolick, and Jane Gilmore.
The funeral will be Wednesday from the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home, 318 E. Drinker St., Dunmore, with Mass at 10 a.m. in Immaculate Conception Church, Taylor Avenue, Scranton. Interment, Dunmore Cemetery.
Friends may call Tuesday from 5 to 8 p.m.