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“Aviana and Family, I was deaply sadend to hear about your grandmother/mother. My prayer's go out to all of you during this difficult time. If...Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: Brandon Kaplan - Sharon, MA

“Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire Zorbas family at this time. Coyne's and Tucker's ”
2 of 12 | Posted by: Charles and Evelyn Coyne and Catherine Tucker - MA

“Rest in Peace, Mother Zorbas. ”
3 of 12 | Posted by: Don Porter - Westwood, MA

“Mary, My thoughts and prayers are with you. Paula ”
4 of 12 | Posted by: Paula Edwards - Westwood, MA

“Although we cannot be there, our thoughts and prayers are with the entire Zorbas family at this time. Stephen and Rosetta Coyne, Ryan and Jennifer...Read More »
5 of 12 | Posted by: Rosetta Coyne - Valdosta, GA

“Mary, Sorry to hear of the loss of your mother. Our prayers are with you and your family at this time. Len sends his sincere sympathies to you...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Donna Bernheart - Plainville, MA

“My thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
7 of 12 | Posted by: Diana Eagerman - Norton, MA

“Dearest Aviana and family, Please accept my sincere condolences after the loss of your grandmother! Please take joy in your memories spent with...Read More »
8 of 12 | Posted by: Neal Braverman - Roslindale, MA

“Dear Rosann, I am so, so, sorry to her about the passing of your mom. My prayer's are with you and your family. Patricia Varney (class of 79) ”
9 of 12 | Posted by: patricia varney - melrose, MA

“Mary,sorry about the passing of your mother.May her spirit help you find peace in this difficult time. ”
10 of 12 | Posted by: Bill O'Driscoll - Tyngsboro, MA

“Mary and Family, I was sorry to hear of your loss. Please know that our prayers are with you during this time. God Bless Janet Black ADE...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Janet Black - Middleboro, MA

“My sincere condolences on your loss. Always remember that only the body leaves us. Her soul will always be with you. Love and good health to you...Read More »
12 of 12 | Posted by: Jesse Braverman - Dorchester, MA

Anne M. (Smole) Zorbas passed away at her home, in Melrose, on Aug. 4th, she was 89. Anne was born in Bradley Illinois, graduated from Notre Dame Convent High School, St. Viator College and Gallagher School of Business in Illinois. Mrs. Zorbas lived in Chelsea for a few years and Melrose since 1951. She was a homemaker, raised 6 children and worked full time at Transitron of Melrose, in Quality Control for many years and at Shawmut Bank in Melrose for several years. Anne was a WWII Army Veteran, serving in the WACS from 1943 to 1945. She was a member of the WACS Veteran’s Assoc., Most Blessed Sacrament Church in Wakefield and was chairperson at TOPS for several years. Mrs. Zorbas was the wife of the late Arthur C. Zorbas. Mother of John of Roslindale, James of Melrose, Mary Porter of N. Reading, Rosann Zorbas of Peabody, Jerry of Stoneham and the late Joseph C. Zorbas. Grandmother of George & Aviana Zorbas both of Roslindale. Funeral from the Gately Funeral Home 79 W. Foster St. Melrose on Monday Aug. 8th at 9AM. Funeral Mass in The Most Blessed Sacrament Church, 1155 Main St. Wakefield, at 10AM. Relatives and friends invited. Visiting hours Sunday 4-8PM. Burial in Wyoming Cemetery in Melrose.