Catherine Nicholas

Catherine Nicholas, 54, of Bristol, Conn., died Sunday at the Summit in Plantsville, Conn.

Born in Yonkers, N.Y., she was the daughter of Bella Polites Nicholas of Scranton; and the late Nick J. Nicholas. She was a graduate of Brien McMahon High School and attended Holy Cross College. She resided in Norwalk, Conn., until moving to Bristol 10 years ago, where she worked as a project manager for a local developer.

A very intelligent and outgoing woman, she played the piano, enjoyed basketball and loved dogs, especially her "Buddy."

She is also survived by her uncle, Peter; aunt, Sarah; many nieces, nephews and friends.

Funeral services will be Friday at noon at St. George Greek Orthodox Church, Norwalk, with burial to follow at Riverside Cemetery, Norwalk.

Memorial donations may be made to St. George Greek Orthodox Church, Norwalk; or Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church, Scranton.

For directions or online guestbook, go to Magnerfu neralhome.com.

Published in Scranton Times on Aug. 20, 2013