NICHOLAS, Sterl O., 89, of Arcadia, FL formerly of Mingo Junction, died Sunday, November 12, 2012, in FL. He was born February 17, 1923, in Arbovale, WV, the son of the late Don Marvin and Ailee Arbogast Nicholas.
Sterl was a retired electrician and a U.S. army veteran having served in World War II, was a member of the American Legion, AmVets and F&AM lodge 45.
Sterl is also preceded in death by his wife; Rose Marie Baldwin Nicholas, two brothers, Harry and Ward "Hunter" Nicholas, his sisters, Pearl, Nola, Violet and Bonnie and a stepdaughter, Karen Thorn.
Surviving are one son, Kevin Nicholas of Mingo Jct., one stepson, Greg Blanchard of Steubenville and one stepdaughter, Michelle Blanchard of Steubenville; five step grandchildren and three stepgreat-grandchildren.
Calling hours are Friday 4-8 p.m. at the Mosti Funeral Home, Sunset Chapel, 4435 Sunset Blvd. Where services will be held 9:30 a.m. Saturday. Burial at Mt. Calvary Cemetery.