April 7, 1930 – March 27, 2019
George Zayat, 88, of Manahawkin, NJ passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family. George was born in Damascus, Syria, moving to the United States when he was three years old. His family settled in Weehawken, NJ. He is a graduate of Weehawken High School and attended Pace University in New York City where he received his Bachelor's Degree. He then went to Columbia University in New York City where he received his Master's Degree. Also, George is a veteran of the Korean War.
He is survived by his beloved wife of 61 years, Joan. He is also survived by his loving daughters, Elizabeth Killian, Laurie Zayat and Donna Glogoza and her husband Gregg and his cherished grandchildren, David and Casey Glogoza and Ariana and Alyssa Roberts.
George worked for Merrill Lynch in Advisory Systems Analysis. After he retired from Merrill Lynch, he and Joan moved to Manahawkin. He enjoyed reading, playing chess, spending time with family and traveling the globe with his wife.
To leave online condolences for the family, please visit www.shinnfuneralhome.com The Thos L. Shinn Funeral Home was entrusted with the arrangements.
No services are scheduled at this time. Receive a notification when services are updated.
April 6, 2019
Aunt Joan and girls, I have just heard of your loss and wanted to reach out and send my condolences. It has been so very long since we have had contact but I am so sorry to hear of your loss.