Gerald C. Zallo – Aug. 25

Gerald C. Zallo “Zip” passed into eternity on Sunday, August 25 at the age of 92. Jerry was a man of many talents. He worked as an auto mechanic in Westchester County and later on as an Industrial Arts teacher in the New York City Public School System. He was born in Pelham, New York and was a star athlete for Pelham High School. Jerry served in the United States Navy as an airplane mechanic. He was also an avid golfer and world traveler.

Mr. Zallo is survived by his daughter, Cheryl B. Drewes and husband Dennis Drewes of Barnegat, New Jersey; his daughter Gerry M. Quinn and her husband Michael Quinn of Okatie, South Carolina ; his sister Rosemarie Marriot of New Rochelle; granddaughter Melanie F. Urbistondo of Plantation, Florida; grandson, Jonathan D. Drewes of Ringwood, New Jersey and granddaughter Lydia M. Quinn of Orlando, Florida; 4 great granddaughters, Katarina and Ava Urbistondo, Harley and Sadie Drewes.

Visiting hours were Friday 2-4 & 7-9 pm at Lloyd Maxcy & Sons Beauchamp Chapel Inc. 16 Shea Pl. New Rochelle, NY. Interment followed on Saturday at Gate Of Heaven Cemetery Hawthrone NY. In Lieu of flowers donations can be made in his name to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital.

Editor’s note: This obituary was provided by Lloyd Maxcy & Sons Beauchamp Chapel Inc.