NIKOLAI, Paul John

Brevard - Paul John Nikolai, age 90, passed away on March 24, 2021, in Brevard, North


He is survived by his wife of 60 years Carolyn (Hyre); by two children, Anne Marie Phillips and her husband Ronald, by son Paul John ll and his wife Deanna; by two cherished grandchildren, Corinne Nikolai and Jack Nikolai; by brother Thomas in Minnesota and many nephews and nieces.

He was a graduate of the College of St. Thomas in Minnesota and earned a PhD from The Ohio State University. He was

employed as a mathematical scientist at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base until his retirement after 31 years of military and civilian service.

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