Nicholas J. Buffardi, Sr., of Harleysville, formerly of Collegeville and Punta Gorda, FL, died on Thursday, December 16, 2021. He was the husband of the late Irene (Dutkiewicz) Buffardi.
Born in Manayunk, he was the son of the late Florindo and Philaminia (DePolo) Buffardi.
He served in the United States Army and Air Force. Nicholas was a self-employed general contractor.
Nicholas is survived by his children, Doreen Zielinski (Kenneth), Nicholas Buffardi, Jr. (Gray) and Renee Becker (Douglas); seven grandchildren, eleven great-grandchildren; and his sister, Marguerite Vermuth.
He was a spiritual man and an active member of his church. His faith was very important to him and is a comfort to those he left behind. He loved the Lord, his church, and his family.
A Funeral Mass will be held at 11:00 AM on Monday, December 27th, at St. Eleanor’s Catholic Church, 647 Locust St., Collegeville, PA 19426, where the family will receive friends from 10-10:45 AM. Interment will follow at Limerick Garden of Memories.
Memorial donations may be given to St. Eleanor’s Catholic Church, at the above address.