Obit: Jerry Zezima Jr.

Jerry Zezima Jr., 80, was owner of the former Zezima Paint and Hardware store in Norwalk, Conn., and a Korean War veteran. 

According to an article in the Daily Norwalk, Zezima was born in Stamford, Conn., in 1931 and served in the military during the Korean War.

In addition to running a hardware store, Zezima was also a carpenter; an avid golfer; a member of the Wilton, Conn., Our lady of Fatima Church choir; and a volunteer at the Norwalk Soup Kitchen for 23 years.