Obituary of George John Zizmont, Jr.
George J. Zizmont, Jr., age 87, of Upper Chichester, PA passed away on Sunday, February 19, 2023 at Riddle Memorial Hospital. Born to George J. Sr., and Anna Julius Zizmont in Chester, PA, he resided in Upper Chichester, PA for the past 30 years, previously residing in Norwood, PA. George earned his Bachelor's in Engineering from Pennsylvania Military College and graduated Summa Cum Laude. He was an engineer for Boeing for 20 years. George was driven by his entrepreneurial spirit throughout his life. He was the owner and operator of the Linwood Dairy King ice cream shop. He loved the ice cream business and was a member of several ice cream related organizations. He enjoyed body building and beach vacations. George loved his dogs, especially his American Terrier, Nellie. Most of all, George loved time spent with his family. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Michael J. Zizmont, who passed away in 2006. George is survived by his loving wife of 58 years, Josephine Cisco Zizmont, son, George J. Zizmont, III, three grandchildren; Jessica, Rachael, and Zachary; and sister, Mary Pearce. A visitation will be held on Friday, February 24, 2023 from 10 to 11 AM at Pagano Funeral Home, 3711 Foulk Rd, Garnet Valley, PA followed by a Funeral Liturgy at 11 AM. Interment will follow at Saints Peter and Paul Cemetery, Springfield, PA. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in George's honor may be made to either Brandywine Valley SPCA (bvspca.org) or to Faithful Friends Animal Society (faithfulfriends.us). Online condolences may be made by visiting www.paganofuneralhome.com.
The Funeral Liturgy will be livestreamed on Friday, February 24 at 11AM precisely and can be viewed by CLICKING HERE.
Visitation at Funeral Home
Final Resting Place
Pagano Funeral Home
3711 Foulk Road
Garnet Valley, Pennsylvania19060
DE: (302) 792-8485
PA: (610) 485-6200
3711 Foulk Road
Garnet Valley, Pennsylvania 19060
PA: (610) 494-0505