Jack Canzano, 87, of Allegheny Township, PA, passed away on Monday, February 11, 2019 at QLS West Haven Manor in Washington Township.
A son of the late Joseph Canzano and Rose Carmella (Magliocco) Canzano, he was born August 20, 1931 in Vandergrift, PA.
From 1945-1948, Jack played football for Vandergrift High School. He was married to Norma Jean Fox on April 28, 1953, by the Justice of the Peace, Harry M. Love, in Millcreek Township. Jack was employed by various plumbing and heating companies throughout the valley over his career before retiring in his late 70’s from Quarato’s Plumbing-Heating-Cooling in Leechburg. He enjoyed working and had also been a construction worker.
Survivors include four sons: Jack J. Canzano of Leechburg, David M. Canzano (Mary) of Vandergrift, Steven P. Canzano of Kittanning, Kenneth A. Canzano (Jacqueline) of Cherry Hill, NJ; a daughter, Laurie A. (Canzano) Iavecchia (Mike) of Philadelphia; six grandchildren: Jessica (Canzano) Botzan of Vandergrift, Kaitlin Iavecchia of Philadelphia, Brianna Canzano of Cherry Hill, NJ, Amelia Canzano of Cherry Hill, NJ, Andrew Iavecchia of Philadelphia and Dominic Canzano of Cherry Hill, NJ; and a sister, Sylvia Adams of Vandergrift.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of over 50 years, Jean Canzano (Sept. 2006); and two sisters, Julia Aul (Feb. 2008) and Josephine Shearer (Sept. 2018).
A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019 at Clawson Funeral & Cremation Center, 170 Main Street, Leechburg (724-842-1051). Interment will be made at the convenience of his family.
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