March 17, 1931 ~ July 23, 2022
Nicholas Popa 91, of Warren, Ohio entered peacefully into rest on Saturday, July 23, 2022, at Trumbull Regional Medical Center, He was born the son of John and Anna (Comanescu) Popa on March 17, 1931, in Niles, Ohio and was employed with Packard Electric as a tow motor operator for 27 years. Nicholas was a graduate of Niles McKinley High School class of 1949 and had served his country in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict. He also enjoyed traveling, flea markets and mowing his lawn.
He was a member of the Carroll F. Clapp Lodge #655, then Old Erie F&AM Lodge #3 both of Warren. Nicholas was past Monarch of the Ali Baba Grotto, also member of the American Legion Post 700, VFW post 1060, LA societe 40/8, Romanian Legion of Veterans.
Nicholas is survived by his friend whom along with her family became his caregiver for this past year, Kristy Cera, her fiancé; Brandon Phillips & their children; Tyler Phillips, Kai Cera, Charles Phillips. Nicholas is also leaves behind several family members, friends, neighbors and brothers to cherish his memory.
He is preceded in death by his parents.
The Cera-Phillips family would like to thank Specialized Senior Care, Comfort Care*a*Van and Nick’s resources through the VA for doing their part to help them keep him home for the past year.
Funeral Services will be Thursday, July 28, 2022, at 6 at the Staton-Borowski Funeral Home, 962 North Road, NE, Warren, Ohio 44483, where the family will receive friends 1 hour prior to the services. A Entombment will follow in Niles Union Cemetery, Niles, Ohio
Caring and Professional arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Staton-Borowski Funeral Home, 962 North Road, NE, Warren, Ohio 44483, 330-306-9967. Dedicated To Serving Your Loved Ones. This obituary may be viewed, and condolences sent to www.statonborowskifuneralhome.com.