Thomas Luke Nickolich

- June 7, 2024

Thomas Luke Nickolich, Jr., 92, of Lynchburg passed away on Friday, June 7, 2024. He was born on Wednesday, October 14, 1931 to the late Thomas L. Nickolich, Sr. & Julia Barbaric Nickolich. He was also preceded in death by a son, Thomas Edward Nickolich and a sister, Barbara Estelle Nickolich.

Thomas served in the United States Marine Corp during Korean War. He received a National Defense Service Medal, Korean Service Medal and a United Nations Service Medal. Thomas was a member of Fleming Memorial United Presbyterian Church in Fairmont, WV. He was an avid day trader, enjoyed gardening and doing yard work. Thomas loved spending time with his friends and family.

He is survived by his wife, Suzanne Virginia Nickolich; daughters, Mary Beth Nickolich & Martha Ann Polizzi; granddaughter, Maria Ann Polizzi and her husband, Sean Rost; grandson, Zachary Thomas Polizzi; step-granddaughters, Jamie Lilley & Brandie Lilley Kearney & her husband, Jordan; great-grandson, Ethan Kearney.

There will be a service at a later date in Janes Memorial Cemetery, Taylor, WV.

Arrangements are being handled by Updike Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Bedford.