WEST BROOKFIELD — David J. Zicolella, 79, of West Brookfield, died on Saturday, June 15, at Quaboag Rehabilitation and Skilled Care Center after a long battle with Chordoma.
He leaves his loving wife of 59 years, Dolores N. Zicolella; two sons, Dwayne D. Zicolella of Amherst, NH and George D. Zicolella of Danielson, Conn.; two daughters, Doreen J. Farnes-Hogan of Colorado and Darline Caron of Millbury; his brother, Paul Zicolella of South Yarmouth; eight grandchildren and three nephews, John, Jason, and Steven. He was born in Milford, son of the late John G. and Annie M. (Valentini) Zicolella. He and Dolores lived in Ware and Sturbridge for several years before moving to West Brookfield 12 years ago.
David was a Shipping and Receiving Manager at CBIS/Korfil in West Brookfield for over 30 years, before retiring in 2017. He was the Head Deacon at Hillcrest Church in North Oxford.
At the family’s request, services for David will be held privately and there are no calling hours.
Varnum Funeral Home, Inc., 43 East Main St., in West Brookfield is assisting his family with arrangements. An online guest book is available at varnumfuneralhome.com