Obituary of George Zayas Sr.
George O Zayas Sr of Stony Point NY sadly passed away on April 4, 2018 with his family by his side. George was born in Ponce, PR on November 21, 1947 to Miguel and Edelmira(Perez) Zayas. George graduated from Haverstraw High School. He shared his passion of sports with his children and grandchildren, especially his love of baseball and NASCAR.
George married his wife Carmen (Diaz) on December 9, 1967 at St Peter’s Church in Haverstraw NY. George made his home with his wife and children in Haverstraw, NY and then later in Stony Point, NY. He enjoyed spending time with his family both here in New York and in Puerto Rico.
George is preceded in death by both his parents. He is survived by his loving wife of 50 years, Carmen (Diaz) Zayas of Stony Point, NY His children George Zayas Jr. and MaryFrances, Stony Point, NY ; Bobby Zayas and Tricia Chester, NY and Miguel Diaz; Unionville, CT His beloved grandchildren, RJ, AnnaMarie, Isabella, and Nicky. His sisters, Ann Howard (Pete), Thiells,NY; Maria Otero (Miguel), West Haverstraw, NY; Miguel Zayas (Maria Theresa), Ponce PR. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be at TJ McGowan’s Garnerville, NY on Saturday, April 7, 2018 from 2pm to 5pm and 7pm to 9pm. Funeral services will be held on Monday, April 9, 2018 at 11am at TJ McGowan’s, Garnerville, NY will burial to follow at Mt. Repose Cemetery, Haverstraw, NY