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Charles L. Zarbo

January 7, 1938 ~ February 10, 2021 (age 83)

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Charles Leonard Zarbo was born on January 7th, 1938 in Cleveland. He entered into eternal rest with the Lord on February 10, 2021.  He was the son of Leonard and Jenny Zarbo.

He leaves behind his wife of 63 happy years... Peggy Zarbo, three children, Dean (Connie) Zarbo, Debbie (Tim) O’Donnell, John (Melissa) Zarbo. Seven Grandchildren: Deanna (Adam) Reed, Candice (Charlie) Anderson, Erin (Carlin) Vandendresshe, Taylor (Gino) Notarian, Nick (Lyndsey) Zarbo, Sidney O’Donnell, Andrew Zarbo. Three Great Grandchildren: Jason, Brooklyn and Sophia Reed and one on way, Baby Zarbo).  He also leaves behind sisters Nancy (Donald) Spatny, Fran Spatney, Lena Trusnik

Charles was preceded in death by his parents Leonard and Jenny Zarbo; brothers Frank Zarbo and Nick Zarbo and sisters Rosie Zarbo, Jean Bures and Josephine Shorf.

He worked for United States Biochemical Corporation as a Laboratory Specialist for 33 years.

He always looked out for us, even in the end...often saying “Don’t worry, I got this.”   We Love you Dad! See you soon!

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital.

Due to Covid a private service was held at Spear Mulqueeny Funeral Home in Painesville, Ohio.


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St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856
Web: http://www.stjude.org/

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