Nicholas J. "Nick" Kolinsky

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.
Memorials may be made to the U.S.M. Athletic Foundation.
Visitation will begin at 1:00 PM Thursday at St. Thomas Catholic Church.