Samuel J. Zaro
Samuel J. Zaro, 93, of Alliance, NE, and formerly of Macungie, died March 27, 2013. He was the widower of Amelia (Marino) Zaro.
Born in Philadelphia, he was a son of the late Antonio and Antoinette (Guildanaro) Zaro.
Samuel served in the United States Army during WWII and received the Purple Heart.
He is survived by his children, Paul Zaro, and his wife, Betty, of Rockingham, NC; and David Zaro, and his wife, Lee, of Alliance, NE; his brother, Joe Zaro, of Glenside; a sister, Marie McConnell, of Philadelphia; seven grandchildren, three step-grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and 10 great-great-grandchildren.
A memorial mass will be at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, April 3 at St. Philip Neri Catholic Church, Pennsburg. Friends may call from 10 to 11 a.m. at church. Burial will be in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Philadelphia, with military honors.
The Falk Funeral Homes & Crematory, Pennsburg, is in charge of arrangements. To offer on-line condolences, please visit his Book of Memories at www.falkfuneralhomes.com.