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Nicholas, Anna Jane (Moore)




Anna Jane (Moore) Nicholas, died on December 22, 2017 at the age of 95, following a fall. Anna Jane was a kind and cheerful person who made the world a better place as a volunteer, a friend and beloved family member. Anna Jane was married to Herbert Nicholas for 62 years until his death in 2006, and the mother of three loving children. She was a well-known volunteer and board member for many organizations that benefited the sick, including Eye & Ear Hospital, Holmes House, the Visiting Nurse Association, Forbes Hospital System and the Fruit and Flower Mission. She also worked as a volunteer fund-raiser for a number of those organizations and for the Hanna Health Care Center. Anna Jane was involved in numerous church committees at the Church of the Ascension in Oakland and at Shadyside Presbyterian church. She held a bachelor of fine arts degree and became an antique appraiser in her middle years and later assisted many people in the task of downsizing. She is survived by her son Peter and his wife Joanne, son Herbert, daughter Suzanna and her husband Terry Knott, and grandchildren Lauren Nicholas and Erich Nicholas. A memorial service will be held in the chapel of Shadyside Presbyterian Church, 5121 Westminster Place, Pittsburgh at 11:00 a.m. on January 8th, 2018. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimers's Association, 225 N Michigan Ave, Fl 17, Chicago IL 60601 www.alz.org. Arrangements by BURKET-TRUBY FUNERAL HOME CREMATION & ALTERNATIVE SERVICES, INC. Oakmont