Mr. Frank W. Zona, 82, of Fombell passed away on Saturday, April 17th, 2021 at the UPMC Jameson Hospital.
Mr. Zona was born in Ellwood City on July 6, 1938 to the late Harry and Elizabeth (LaCava) Zona. He is a member of the Lincoln High School class of 1957, and the Holy Redeemer Parish. Frank had worked at Garrett’s for 15 years, the Babcock & Wilcox Steel Mill in Beaver Falls for 10 years, and for the Passavant Retirement Community in Zelienople for 24 years as a maintenance man. He also is a member of the Sons of Italy #608. Frank enjoyed hunting, fishing, and woodworking.
He is survived by his daughters, Debbie (Michael) Gretch of Franklin Twp. and Joann (Brian) Britton of North Sewickley Twp., his sons, Frank H. (Audrey) Zona of Wayne Twp. and Nicholas F. Zona of Fombell, his grandchildren, Susan (Gary) Templin, Will (Aleah) Gretch, Dawn Marie Zona, Sheila Zona, Jimmy Britton, Ashley (Jacob) Barnes, and Melissa Gretch, and his 10 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Marion R. (Husing) Zona whom he married on June 1, 1957 and passed away on August 21, 2008, his son, Ken W. Zona, and his sister, Lena Izzo.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday from 2-4 and 6-8 pm at the Samuel Teolis Funeral Home and Crematory Inc.. A mass of Christian burial will be held on Wednesday at 10:00 am at the Holy Redeemer Church. Interment will follow at the Locust Grove Cemetery. Those attending the visitation and mass are asked to wear a mask and practice social distancing.
Memorial contributions in Mr. Zona’s name may be made to the charity of the donors choosing.