Nicholas Raymond Vitale

Nicholas Raymond Vitale, 72, of Vermilion, died Sunday, March 3, 2019 at his home after a lengthy illness.

He was born October 23, 1946 in Lorain and had been a Vermilion resident for the past 43 years moving from Lorain.

He was a veteran of the US Army serving during Vietnam.

Nick worked for Ford Motor Co., Lorain as a Supervisor for 32 years retiring in 1998.

He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Diana (nee Wyatt)Vitale of Vermilion; son, Dana S. (Alesha) Vitale of Hattiesburg, MS; and daughters, Tina (Matthew) Durkin of Centerville, OH and Michelle Britvee (Scott) of Lorain; and 9 grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Nick and Evelyn (nee Wilson) Muth.

Private family services were held.

Online condolences may be made at www.riddlefuneralhome.com.