Loretta Jean Zarilla, 84, of Vogan Street went to be with the Lord on Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, surrounded by her family, at Good Samaritan Hospice in Beaver.
She was born Aug. 7, 1933, in New Castle, a daughter of the late Fred and Catherine (Pisano) Gillest.
She was married to Ernie M. Zarilla, who died Feb. 13, 1971.
Mrs. Zarilla as controller at Desco, retiring after 25 years.
She loved spending time with her family, cooking and playing games on her iPad.
Her family is eternally grateful for all she gave them, especially for her unconditional and unfailing love.
She is survived by three daughters, Gina M. Kozuch and husband, Ron, Toni L. Perretti and husband, Lou, and Michele A. Duffy and husband, Chet, all of New Castle; a sister, Angeline Love of New Castle; three grandchildren, Rocco Cozza, Taylor Perretti and Christian Duffy; and three great-grandchildren, Gabriel, Ellie and Malina.
She was also preceded in death by her brother, Tracy Gillest; and two sisters, Nettie Donofrio and Vera Brown.
Visitation will be held from 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday at the William F. and Roger M. DeCarbo Funeral Home, 926 Cunningham Ave.
Blessing services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday at the William F. and Roger M. DeCarbo Funeral Home. The Rev. Frank Almade of St. Vitus Church will be officiating.
Burial will be in the St. Vitus Cemetery.
Online condolences may be offered to the family by visiting www.williamrogerdecarbo.com.
Published on December 8, 2017