Nicholas J. "Nick" Kolinsky
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Mr. Nicholas J. "Nick" Kolinsky

Petal, MS

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 2:00 PM Thursday at St. Thomas Catholic Church for Mr. Nicholas J. "Nick" Kolinsky, 77, of Petal, MS.

He died Tuesday, July 5, 2016 at his residence.

Interment will be in Highland Cemetery.

Mr. Kolinsky was a native McKees Rocks, PA. He was a graduate of U.S.M., where he was a stand out football player and a member of U.S.M. Sports Hall of Fame. He was an active businessman in the Hattiesburg area for over 40 years and was a U.S. Army Veteran.

He was a member of St. Thomas Catholic Church.

He is survived by his wife, Carolyn Kolinsky of Petal, MS; one son, T. J. "Buddy" Kolinsky of Janice Community; three daughters, Rheanne Craft (Jay) Hattiesburg, Kim Kolinsky of Petal and Nikki Scott (Barry) of Petal; one aunt, Helen Long of Cleveland, OH; nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Visitation will begin at 1:00 PM Thursday at St. Thomas Catholic Church.








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Published in Hattiesburg American on Jul. 6, 2016.
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July 9, 2016
kim and family - my heart cries for your loss - received your wonderful letter about your your wonderful dad a couple months ago! loving prayers surround you and your family - love, denise and jason
denise schleif
July 7, 2016
My prayers are with you all at this time. I loved Nick...he loved life more than anybody, always with a smile. He was so proud of his family, cherish all those great memories.
Carol Barmer
July 7, 2016
Carol and family: my deepest condolences. Nick's energy, humor and friendship will always be a positive memory for me.
Tom Healy
July 7, 2016
Very sad to hear of Nick's passing. He and his son's helped move my parent's from Cedar Crest to a house on Saratoga Circle many years back when my family was going through hard times. Left a memorable impression on all of us. Our thoughts and prayers go out to his family. May he rest in peace. God bless!
Barbie Bissell
July 7, 2016
My condolences to all of the loved ones of Nick, especially his family. I spent many hours through the years sitting in the drive thru talking to Nick. He was a good man who truly cared about all of his "kids". I am honored to have known him and blessed to have the memories of our visits. May God bless and comfort you!
Debbie Hunt
July 7, 2016
Carolyn and family, sorry to read of Nick's death.
My thoughts and prayers are with you.
Norma Babin
Vicksburg, MS
July 6, 2016
Sorry to hear of Nick's passing. I've known Nick since 1961 when I came to So Miss as a freshman football player. He was the most likeable and most intertaining person ever on our team. If Nick couldn't bring a smile to your face, nobody could. He was loved by all his teammates.
RIP dear friend.
Vic Purvis
July 6, 2016
Our prayers and condolences to the family.
Carl and Nadine (Breland) Patterson
July 6, 2016
I'm saddened to hear about Nick. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.
Terri Prescott-Taylor
July 6, 2016
May the light of heaven shine on his grave.
Johnny Adamo
July 6, 2016
I will never forget Nick when I showed up in Petal in 1980 and had the chance to teach and coach his son Buddy. What a great man Nick was.

God rest his soul in your hands,

Tracy Bailey
Tracy Bailey
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