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Birth: 31 Oct 1923 Scotdale, Pa.
Death: 29 Jul 2012 Philadelphia, Pa.
Burial: 3 Aug 2012 Sts. Peter and Paul Cemetery Springfield, Pa.
raised in southwest Philadelphia, Pa. John attended T.G. Morton
Elementary School, Tilden Junior High School, and Bok Vocational
School, all in Philadelphia, Pa. He was an honor student during his
last four years of school.
John served in the United States Navy during World War Two, from July
31, 1943, to Feb. 6, 1946. He worked for many years in electrical
products manufacturing, 18 years in switchgear manufacturing, and 15
years as an electrical draftsman for I-T-E Switchgear. He retired from
Brown Boveri, Inc., Springhouse, Pa., in Oct. 1984.
John is interested in music, and spent two years at the Philadelphia
Musical Academy studying organ and piano.
JOHN A., of Southwest Phila. WWII Navy Veteran. Husband of the late
Clementine (nee Zappone). Devoted brother of Albert J. Bobbie. Also
survived by many nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, great,
great nieces and great, great nephews. Relatives and friends are
invited to his Viewing and Funeral Friday, Aug. 3rd after 9 A.M. Chapel
of St. John Neumann Nursing Home, 10400 Roosevelt Blvd., Phila., PA
19116. Funeral Mass to follow at 10:30 A.M. Interment SS. Peter and
Paul Cem. Online condolences can be sent to the family at:
Marriage To ZAPPONE Clementine Joanna (16 Oct 1919 - 15 Feb 1997)
m. 9 Oct 1954 St. Barnabas Church, Philadelphia, Pa.
ZAPPONE Anthony (Antonio) (22 Sep 1882 - 29 Oct 1965)
RODIA Rosalina (25 Feb 1886 - 22 Oct 1942)
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