Recommend Donna's obituary to your friends
Obituary of Donna A. Nicholson
Please share a memory of Donna to include in a keepsake book for family and friends.
Donna A. (Dunn) Nicholson, 91, of Norvelt, passed away Dec. 5, 2022, surrounded by her loving family at her home of 70 years. She was born Feb. 17, 1931, in Calumet, to the late Thomas A. and Verna (Bennett) Dunn. She was a wonderful homemaker and enjoyed crocheting, sewing, quilting, gardening, and decorating her home. She was a member of St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church, Trauger. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Nicholson; an infant son; a son, William Nicholson, and a daughter, Denise A. Nicholson (May 2022); two brothers, Jay B. Dunn and Robert A. Dunn. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. She is survived by three children, Timothy (Charlene) Nicholson, of Norvelt, Thomas (Lisa) Nicholson, of Canonsburg, and Hope (Mark) Vallorani, of Latrobe; ten grandchildren, Rebecca (David) Kelley, Stacey (Brett) Garstecki, Leah (Chad) Vallorani, Matthew Nicholson, Jamie (Matthew) Keller, Kenneth (Molly) Nicholson, Lindsay (Douglas) Shaffer, Corey (Nadia) Nicholson, Chelsea Vallorani, and Blake (Adrian) Vallorani; and thirteen great grandchildren, Brenna, Landen, Aiden, Caleb, Ethan, Madelyn, Gianna, Landyn, Logan, Sidney, Vaun, Malcolm and Colin. Family and friends will be received from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec 8, 2022, in JAY A. HOFFER FUNERAL HOME, 2245 Mt. Pleasant Road, Norvelt, PA 15674, where a funeral service will be Friday, Dec. 9, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. with Pastor David L. Greer officiating. Interment will follow at St. Paul's Lutheran Cemetery, Trauger. The family would like to thank the Excela Home Care and Hospice team, especially Christy and Jackie. www.HofferFuneralHome.com.
A Memorial Tree was planted for Donna
We are deeply sorry for your loss ~ the staff at Jay A. Hoffer Funeral Home
Online Memory & Photo Sharing Event
About this Event
In Loving Memory
1931 - 2022
Look inside to read what others have shared
Family and friends are coming together online to create a special keepsake. Every memory left on the online obituary will be automatically included in this book.
Services for Donna NicholsonPlant a tree in memory of Donna