James Elroy Zambito Jr.

June 4, 1934June 2, 2018

James "Jim" Elroy Zambito, Jr., 83, of Muhlenberg Twp., passed away on Saturday, June 2, 2018 in ManorCare Laureldale. He was the longtime companion of Shirley Bortz.

Born in Reading on June 4, 1934, he was a son of the late James, Sr. and Elizabeth (Kofroth) Zambito.

Jim was employed with Weiss Markets as a stocker for 10 years. Prior to that, he worked at Redner's Warehouse. In his younger years, he worked in the family business on 13th St. in Reading, Jimmy's Sandwich Shop.

In addition to his companion, Shirley, Jim is survived by his brother, Dennis W. Zambito and his wife, Wendy L. of Robesonia.

Jim predeceased by his parents and four brothers: Joseph, Elroy, Richard and Ronald Zambito.

A graveside service for Jim will be at 11am on Monday, June 11, 2018 in Forest Hills Memorial Park, 391 W. Neversink Rd., Reading, PA 19606. A funeral procession will form in the cemetery entrance on Monday at 10:30am.


No services are scheduled at this time. Receive a notification when services are updated.

James Elroy Zambito Jr.

have a memory or condolence to add?