PHOENIX, NY – Charles L. “Chuck” Nicolella Jr., 70, of Fulton, (Volney) passed away peacefully on Monday March 13, 2017, at his home with his loving family by his side.
He was born in Rome, NY, to his late parents, Theresa (Oneto) and Charles L., Sr. on March 12, 1947.
He was a graduate of Fordham Pharmacy School, NYC, and became an owner/operator of 3 Rivers Pharmacy, 3 Rivers Plaza, Phoenix, and other area pharmacies, eventually retiring in February 2016 from Wal-Mart Pharmacy, Granby, after 47 years of total service.
He was a member of St. Stephen’s Church, Phoenix; avid golfer and member of Beaver Meadows Golf Club Phoenix; he loved poker and was good at playing the game.
He was predeceased by his sister, Joan Lutrick, in 2014.
Surviving are his loving wife of 25 years, Rosina (Ruta) Nicolella; four sons, Christopher C. Nicolella, Stephen R. Heagle, Donald J. (Kelley) Heagle and Andrew P. Heagle; brothers and sisters-in-law; many nieces and nephews; and friends.
Calling hours will be held on Friday March 17, from 3 to 7 p.m. in the
Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, 431 Main St., Phoenix.
A Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 9:30 a.m. In St Stephen’s Church, 469 Main St., Phoenix, with the Rev. Philip Brockmyre officiating, and continue to Our Lady of Peace Catholic Cemetery, 8668 Oswego Road, Baldwinsville, 13027 in the town of Clay.
Contributions to: Saint Stephen’s Church, Phoenix, NY 13135.