Denise Zaffino, age 89, formerly of Warren, Pa., died October 23, 2013 in Salisbury NC.
She was born in 1924 near Paris, France, and came to the US shortly after WWII to marry Sam R. Zaf-fino who she met while he served in the Army during the war. Residing in Warren most of her life, she worked at New Process Co. and later was a long time em-ployee of Jamesway as manager of the jewelry department. In 2011, she moved to North Carolina.
Denise was preceded in death by her husband Sam R. Zaffino and a son, Bruce A. Zaffino.
She is survived by a son Sam M. Zaffino & wife Anne of Salisbury ,NC , grandson Anthony Zaffino, (his wife Dr. Mary Shell Zaffino) of Asheville, NC, granddaughter Angela Zaf-fino Lewis (husband Jacob) of Charlotte, NC, great grandchildren Bentley Anne Zaffino, and Anthony Rocco Zaffino of Asheville, NC and daughter in law Pamela Zaffino of Warren, Pa.
Family will be at the church one hour prior to mass for visitation.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 600 Pennsylvania Avenue West, Warren, Pa. Tuesday, October 29, 2013 at 10:00 AM with Fr. Richard J. Toohey, Pastor, officiating. Interment will be at St Joseph Cemetery. The Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc. is in charge of funeral arrangements. Those wishing to submit e-mail condolences may do so by visiting www.lewisfuneralhomeinc.com.