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De Lucia, Nicholas Valentine, age 22, passed away on September 20, 2021. He is survived by his parents, Joseph A. and Dana L. De Lucia; his siblings Courtney De Lucia, Donna De Lucia (Scott Cozad), Andrew De Lucia (Jessica Armendarez), and Joseph N. De Lucia; Nephews Miguel and Noah De Lucia; Godparents David Pope and Sister Mary Ruth Wand; and countless beloved Aunts, Uncles, Cousins, extended family and friends.
Nicholas was born September 2, 1999. He was a senior studying actuary math and environmental science at Saint Louis University. Nick was conscious of the environment and the impact that people have on the world around them. His hobbies included woodworking, helping orchestrate the family fireworks displays, cross country running, hiking, skiing, and traveling. Alaska was one of his favorite places to explore. One of his most recent feats was climbing to the top of Mount Edgecomb with his family in Sitka. He was a kind, loving man who will be deeply missed by countless family, friends, and all who knew him.
Visitation will be held at Kutis Funeral Home located at 5255 Lemay Ferry Road, St. Louis, MO 63129 on September 27, 2021 from 3:30 to 9:00 pm. Mass will be held on September 28 at 10:00 am at Saint Francis of Assisi Church located at 4556 Telegraph Road, St. Louis, MO 63129 followed by internment at Bellerive Gardens Cemetery at 740 North Mason Road, St. Louis MO 63114. In Lieu of flowers, donations can be made to The National Park Foundation which works “to protect and enhance America’s national parks for present and future generations” in his honor. https://give.nationalparks.org/site/Donation2?df_id=3144&mfc_pref=T&3144.donation=form1