Nicholas DeLuca age 55, passed away of natural causes on Sunday, March 8, 2015.
He was born on February 16, 1960 in Buffalo, NY to Vincenzo DeLuca and Yvonne (DeVore) DeLuca.
Nicholas was a Corrections Officer for New York State Department of Corrections for many years, most recently at Great Meadow in Comstock, NY. He retired as a Lieutenant in November of 2010 after 28 years of service during which time he attained many certifications. He also served in the Army and Air Force National Guard, including a tour in Saudi Arabia.
Nicholas enjoyed going to horse races, camping, watching football games and cooking shows, cooking up gourmet meals and snowmobiling.
Nicholas is survived by his daughters Renee (Cody) Belles, Justine DeLuca, brother; Gary DeLuca, sisters; Laura DeLuca, Jean (Joseph) Mennucci, and a niece and several nephews.
He is preceded in death by his brother; Mark DeLuca and sister; Lisa Zasowski.
A funeral service in honor of Nicholas will be held at 4 p.m. on Sunday, March 15, 2015 at Compassionate Funeral Care, 402 Maple Ave (Route 9 Marion Ave), Saratoga Springs, New York, 12866. Friends and family may call on Sunday from 1 to 3:45 p.m. prior to the service at the funeral home.
A Graveside service with Military Honors will be held at 9:30 a.m., Monday, March 16th, 2015 at Gerald B.H. Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery, 200 Duell Rd., Schuylerville, NY.
If you wish to express your online condolences, please visit our website at www.compassionatefuneralcare.com