Jennie  Zarella


Jennie Zarella, 93, of New Castle passed way the morning of Sept. 3, 2019, at Avalon Place.
Born in Beaver Falls on Jan. 14, 1926, Jennie was a daughter of the late Anthony and Stella Bavolski Podbielski.
Preceding her in death was her husband, Peter A. (Paddy) Zarella, whom she married on Jan. 28, 1945.
Jennie was a member of Holy Spirit Parish.
She enjoyed playing bingo and loved to cook. Jennie was known for always helping others in need.
She is survived by her companion, James L. Davies Sr. of New Castle; a son, James Davies Jr.; her brothers, Vince Podbielski and Leonard Podbielski; and her sister, Sister Elma Podbielski.
In addition to her parents and husband, Jennie was preceded in death by her brothers, Ted Podbielski, Edward Podbielski, Merle Podbielski, Zigmond Podbielski, John Podbielski and Stanley Podbielski; and a sister, Virginia Kubel.
Visitation will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday at the Ed and Don DeCarbo Funeral Home and Crematory, 941 S. Mill St.,
A procession will leave the funeral home at 9:30 a.m. Friday for a Mass of Christian burial to be celebrated at 10 a.m. at Holy Spirit Parish - St. Mary's site officiated by the Rev. Brendan Dawson.
Entombment will take place at Resurrection Mausoleum.
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Published on September 3, 2019
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