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Nicholas R. Vita, Jr.

August 23, 1924 ~ November 24, 2019 (age 95)


Nicholas R. Vita, Jr., 95, of West Chester, PA, passed away on November 24, 2019.

Born in Philadelphia, PA in 1924, he was the son of the late Nicholas R., Sr. & Carmela (nee Rialdini) Vita. Nicholas served honorably in the US Army during WWII. He loved his family, especially children.

Nicholas was the beloved husband of Jeanette (nee Maum) Vita; dear uncle of MarySue Hansell (Ray) & Louise Raizen (Ted); caring great-uncle of Greg Hansell (Samantha), Natalie Sheridan (Edmund Riccio), Tina Corrado (Franco), David Raizen (Elisha), Aaron Raizen, Jimmy (Kim), & many other loving nieces, nephews, & friends.; also survived by 8 great-great nieces & nephews; predeceased by 6 siblings.

Relatives & friends are invited to his Visitation after 9 AM, Friday, November 29, 2019 at The Donohue Funeral Home, 1627 West Chester Pike, West Chester, PA 19382, 610-431-9000, followed by his Funeral Mass 11 AM at St. Maximilian Kolbe, 15 E. Pleasant Grove Road, West Chester, PA 19382. Interment SS Peter & Paul Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to Penn Medicine Hospice-Chester County, 3535 Market Street, Suite 750, Philadelphia, PA 19104, would be appreciated.

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November 29, 2019

9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
The Donohue Funeral Home - West Chester
1627 West Chester Pike
West Chester, PA 19382

Funeral Mass
November 29, 2019

11:00 AM
St. Maximilian Kolbe Church
15 E. Pleasant Grove Road
West Chester, PA 19382

November 29, 2019

SS Peter & Paul Cemetery
1600 Sproul Road
Springfield, PA 19064


Penn Medicine Hospice-Chester County
3535 Market Street, Suite 750, Philadelhpia PA 19104

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