Visitation Visiting hours will be held at Pelham Funeral Home, 64 Lincoln Ave. Pelham, NY on Tuesday, March 18th between 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm.
Funeral A Funeral Mass will be held at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church in Pelham Manor, NY at 10:30 am on Wednesday, March 19th
Interment Internment will be at St. Raymond's Cemetery in the Bronx
Born December 16, 1926
Died March 12, 2014
Frank Nicotra, formerly of Pelham Manor, died on March 12, 2014, in Minneapolis, MN. He was 87. Frank was the proud son of Italian immigrants, Giovanni and Sebastiana (Arcidiacono) Nicotra and was born December 16, 1927. He is preceded in death by his wife Ruth Nicotra and his daughter Linda Ann Kinsman. A veteran of WW II, Frank later received his degree in engineering from City College and an MBA from NYU.His professional career included the Department of the Navy, Turner Construction, CBS, and many productive years at Rockefeller Center.
Frank had a wide range of interests including travel, the stock market, opera and loved animals. He was a terrific dancer, a patient chauffeur to his wife and family, and a doting husband, father and grandfather. Frank believed the true measure of a man was the ability to weather adversity, and he faced his challenging last years with dignity and humor.
He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, John and Lisa Nicotra of Minneapolis; his granddaughters, Kimberly and Victoria; and son-in-law, Eddie Kinsman of Ridgefield, CT. He will be greatly missed.
Visiting hours will be held at Pelham Funeral Home, 64 Lincoln Ave. Pelham, NY on Tuesday, March 18th between 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm. The funeral Mass will be held at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church in Pelham Manor, NY at 10:30 am on Wednesday, March 19th with internment to follow at St. Raymond's Cemetery in the Bronx. Memorials: and North Shore Animal League.