Mary N. Zarbo
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Salem - Mary N. (Leone) Zarbo, 88, of Salem, died Friday October 11, 2019, after a lengthy illness. Born in Swampscott to the late Joseph and Rafaela (Lopriore) Leone, Mary was raised in Swampscott, raised her family in Lynn, and most recently lived in Salem. Mary was the wife of the late Michael N. Zarbo, with whom she shared 28 years of marriage. Mary enjoyed to travel, but most of all she loved spending time with her family and extended family.
Mary is survived by her son Michael S. Zarbo and his wife Karla of Ipswich, son Richard Zarbo and his wife Susan of Hamilton, daughter Ann Vanelli of Salem, her grandson Jonathan Zarbo of Hamilton, brother Joseph Leone of Swampscott, niece Susan Cruikshank of Beverly, as well as many other nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her parents, her loving husband Michael, and her siblings Sante, Victor, Mario, Helen, and Armand Leone.
Mary's funeral will be held on Wednesday October 16, 2019 at 10AM from the Solimine Funeral Home, 67 Ocean St. (Rt1A) Lynn, followed by funeral mass at Holy Family Church, Lynn, and then burial at Swampscott Cemetery. Visiting hours will be Tuesday from 4 to 7 p.m. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited. Those who prefer may donate to the Alzheimer's Association at Directions and online guestbook at
Published on October 12, 2019


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kris alberry
Oct 15, 2019
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