Joseph W. Nicholas
Breaux Bridge – Funeral services were held Saturday, March 14, at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church for Joseph William Nicholas, 93, who passed away on Wednesday, March 11, 2009, at Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center.
Interment followed at St. Francis of Assisi Cemetery.
Survivors include five sons, Eugene Nicholas of Lafayette, William Nicholas of Las Vegas, Wilfred Nicholas Sr. of Breaux Bridge, Alvin Nicholas of Arnaudville, and Michael Nicholas; two daughters, Mrs. Kenneth (Mary Ann) Sealy of Long Beach, Calif., and Mrs. Louis (Cecilia) Reynolds of Lafayette; and 22 grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Regina St. Julien Nicholas; three daughters, Wilma and Jean Nicholas and Lou Esther Marks; four brothers, Jack, Preston, Walter and Lionel Nicholas; and five sisters, Edna St. Julien, Gertrude Broussard, Elvish Provo, Viola Bussey and Irene Valet.
Pellerin Funeral Home of Breaux Bridge was in charge of arrangements.