Jean Zazeski

06/20/2012 10:16 AM |

Longtime Mattituck resident Jean Zazeski died June 12 of natural causes at the age of 71.

She was born Jan. 22, 1941, in Southampton to Ernest and Sophie (Ceckowski) Zarro, and was a high school graduate.

She married David Zazeski in Riverhead on June 14, 1964, and worked for 27 years as an electronics technician at Hazeltine Corporation, a defense electronics company in Riverhead.

She was a member of the Polish Town Civic Association and enjoyed gardening, reading, cooking and spending time with her nieces and nephews.

Ms. Zazeski is survived by her husband; her brother Nicholas Zarro (Linda) of Riverhead; her sister, Deb Zarro of Pennsylvania; her nieces, Suzanne Stephens of Riverhead and Rebecca Forte (Wayne) of East Northport; and her great-nieces and -nephews, Nicole, James, Kevin, David and Kody. She was predeceased by her brother Barry Zarro and her parents.

Visiting hours took place June 15. A service was held June 16 at St. Isidore R.C. Church in Riverhead, Father Robert Kuznik officiating, followed by interment at the church cemetery. Arrangements were handled by Coster-Heppner Funeral Home in Cutchogue.

Donations may be made to the Long Island Breast Cancer Action Coalition.

This is a paid notice.