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Joshua C. "Zippy" Zappone

June 9, 1985 ~ November 24, 2022 (age 37) 37 Years Old

Joshua C. Zappone Obituary

Joshua C. "Zippy" Zappone, 37, of Derry, died Thursday November 24, 2022 at his home. He was born June 9, 1985 in Latrobe the son of Raymond and Sandra Lee Smith Zappone of Latrobe.
Josh was a graduate of Derry Area High School, Slippery Rock University with a Masters Degree in Criminology and the Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science. He was a licensed funeral director and a Deputy Coroner for the Westmoreland County Office of the Coroner and was a Board Certified Fellow from The American Board of Medicolegal Death Investigators. (F-ABMDI)
In addition to his parents Josh is survived by his fiancee'Amanda Ackerman, his sister Rachel Maxfield (Sven) of Germany, aunts and uncles; Dave Smith, Deborah Ann Baker (Robert) all of Loyalhanna, Michael and Ronald Zappone of Latrobe.
Friends will be received Monday from 2-4 and 6-8pm in the McCabe Funeral Home, 300 W. Third Avenue, Derry. A funeral service will be conducted Tuesday at 11am in the Pioneer Presbyterian Church, Ligonier with the Reverend David R. Kenyon officiating. (Everyone is asked to go directly to the church) Interment will follow in the Ligonier Valley Cemetery.
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