Obituary Listings

Nicholas Roy Lesbines
There are condolences waiting approval on Nicholas's Tribute wall
Obituary for Nicholas Roy Lesbines

Nicholas R. Lesbines, 78, of Tolland, passed away on June 24, 2017 at his home. Born in Middletown, he was the son of the late Harry T. and Mary (Xenelis) Lesbines.

Nicholas graduated from Woodrow Wilson High School and Hartt School of Music. He taught for 27 years at the South Windsor High School and was the Director of Music at Wapping Church. Nicholas was a lifelong musician, playing with many prominent celebrities including Ginger Rogers, Jerry Lewis, Patti Page, and The Mills Brothers. His all time favorite was playing in the orchestra for Lena Horne in "Lady and her Music". Nicholas was also an avid photographer, landscape architect and enjoyed reading.

Nicholas is survived by two sons, Alexander N. Lesbines of Las Vegas, NV and Nicholas A. Lesbines of Baltimore, MD; one sister, Athena L. Nisotis and her husband Gabriel of Wethersfield; one uncle, Strato Xenelis of Cranford, NJ; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Along with his parents, he was predeceased by a brother, Tele Lesbines.

A private graveside service will be held at Pine Grove Cemetery in Middletown at the convenience of the family.

Family and friends may call at the Doolittle Funeral Home, 14 Old Church Street, Middletown on Friday, July 7th from 5:00 to 7:00 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations in Nicholas's memory may be made to Hartt School of Music, 200 Bloomfield Avenue, West Hartford, CT 06117. To share memories or send condolences to the family, please visit www.doolittlefuneralservice.com .




Funeral Home:
Doolittle Funeral Home
14 Old Church St.
Middletown, CT 06457


Previous Events

cemetery

Friday

30

Jun

West Cemetery

Hillside Rd.
Cromwell, CT 06416

Service

Friday

7

Jul

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Doolittle Funeral Home

14 Old Church Street
Middletown, CT 06457

Albums

Create new album
 
Subscribe To Obituaries



We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Nicholas Roy Lesbines

Thank you for sharing your
memory of Nicholas

Provide comfort by sending fresh
flowers from our local florist.

Send Flowers
No thanks, please don't show me this again.