Anthony Zaweski

07/26/2011 5:49 PM |

Anthony Zaweski of Jamesport died July 21 at the age of 79.

He was born in Jamesport on Dec. 10, 1931, to Felix and Pauline (Glover) Zaweski. He graduated from Riverhead High School in 1949 and married Madelyn Sendlewski in Riverhead on May 3, 1953.

He was a farmer all of his adult life, and a member of Jamesport Fire Department for 56 years. He enjoyed the company of his grandchildren, family members said, and loved to watch the Yankees and the Giants.

Mr. Zaweski is survived by his wife; his sons, Anthony, of Kingwood, Texas, Robert, of Riverhead, and Thomas, of Calverton; his brothers, Walter and Kenneth, both of Jamesport, and Edward, of Louisiana; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Visiting hours took place July 24 and 25 at McLaughlin Heppner Funeral Home in Riverhead. A service on July 26 at St. Isidore R.C. Church in Riverhead was followed by interment at the church cemetery.