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Nickolas Angelotti

January 29, 1940 ~ July 1, 2021 (age 81)

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Nickolas Angelotti, 81, of Ancram, NY went home to be with the Lord on July 1, 2021 at home following a long battle with cancer.

Nick grew up in Newburgh, NY and graduated from Newburgh Free Academy in 1957, where he excelled in journalism and photography. He was looked upon as most likely to succeed. Upon graduation he enlisted in United States Marine Corps, serving proudly for 3 years. Following his discharge, Nick went to work for WT Grant Department store in New Windsor, NY. After several years he went on to receive his Bachelor’s Degree and then attended ADIO Institute of Straight Chiropractic. Nick was a true renaissance man who was passionate about chiropractic care and his patients. He practiced for over 20 years in Riegelsville, PA.

Nick was active in his community being a longstanding member of Kiwanis and also the Riegelsville Public Library.

Surviving are his partner of many years, Paula Petrowski; daughter, Pamela and her husband Theo Argiropoulos; Joseph D. Angelotti and his partner, Denise Goll; stepchildren: Laura Novak and her husband Mark, Matthew Petrowski and his wife Krista, Gena Smith and her husband Tim; grandchildren: Amanda Franco, Christopher Franco and his fiance Haley Olsen, Justin Kelly and his wife Nicole, Ryan Hayes and her husband Dan, McKenna Novak and her fiance, Camren Campeau, Paige Novak, Abby Smith and many beloved cousins and friends.

Nick loved his blended family and was fiercely protective of each and every one of them.

Preceding him in death were his mother, Catherine Pettine; father Dominic Angelotti and stepfather Frank Pettine.

In keeping with Nick's wishes, there will be no calling hours.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, July 13, 2021 from Our Lady of Hope Church, 8074 Route 22, Copake Falls, NY with Father George Brennan officiating. Where family will receive friends beginning at 12:00 pm.  Military honors will be conveyed by the United States Marine Corps. just prior to the start of the funeral mass.

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Mass of Christian Burial
July 13, 2021

1:00 PM
Our Lady of Hope
8074 Rt 22
COPAKE, NY 12516

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