Donald R. Zezima, 72, of South Salem, NY and a former resident of Stamford passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family on Monday, May 9, 2022. He was born in Stamford on February 4, 1950 to the late Joseph and Frances Egan Zezima.
Donald was employed at Pitney Bowes for 35 years, prior to his retirement in 2005. He was an avid golfer, softball player and paddle tennis player. He loved his wife and family and the time he spent with them and also his friends on vacations at Vero Beach and Waters Edge. He enjoyed the lunches at the Knights with the boys. Go Jets and Mets!
Donald is survived by his loving wife, Terri Lynn Frangione Zezima, of South Salem, NY, his mother in law, Sylvia Frangione of Norwalk, his nephew, Peter Zezima and family of Stratford and his sister in law, Connie Zezima of Stamford. Also surviving are several sisters in law, brothers in law, nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews, as well as many cousins.
Besides his parents, Donald was also predeceased by his brother, Joseph Zezima, Jr.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, May 13, 2022 at 10:00 AM at St. Matthew Church, 216 Scribner Avenue, Norwalk. Interment will be private. Family and friends may call at the Nicholas F. Cognetta Funeral Home & Crematory, 104 Myrtle Avenue, Stamford on Thursday, May 12, 2022 from 4:00-7:00 PM.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made in Donald’s memory to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
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