Edward S. ZacconeDecember 24, 1926 ~ October 3, 2017 (age 90)
Youngstown - Services will be held at 11am Saturday, October 7, 2017 in Schiavone Funeral Home for retired Lieutenant Edward S. “Zac” Zaccone, 90 who passed away at home early Tuesday morning. Zac was born in Youngstown on Christmas Eve, 1926 to his parents Frank and Dora Dominic Zaccone. He was a 1948 graduate of The Rayen School and served as SGT in the 11th Airborne Division of the U.S. Army. During his employment with the Youngstown Police Department, Zac move up the ranks beginning with his hire date of August 1, 1957. By 1966 he became Sergeant and in 1972 he became Lieutenant. In 1992, he retired after 35 years of service. Zac was always active. He was an avid bowler and card player and enjoyed games of chance. He and his wife would take annual trips to Las Vegas to try their luck. Zac was a member of the F.O.P. lodge, ITAM, and AARP. He is survived by his nieces and nephews; great nieces and nephews; caregiver and niece, Jean Venzeio; and sister-in-law, Mildred “Toots” Brooke and was preceded in death by his parents and wife, Ida Belle Brooke Zaccone whom he married September 9, 1950 died October 16, 2016. Family and friends will gather from 5-8pm on Friday October 6, 2017 at the funeral home. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery.