HAPPY 98TH BIRTHDAY | Stan Zitello
Date of birth: Born Selone Zitello on Feb. 16, 1916, in Youngstown.
Parents: Frank and Jennie Martone Zitello
Siblings: Sisters are Natalie McBride and Gloria Jakubek, nicknamed Mitzi. Brothers Benny, Sam, John, Robert, Frank and Anthony, and a sister, Angela Bozin, are deceased.
Spouse: Ann Meley, whom he married in 1935 at St. Anthony Church in Youngstown, is deceased.
Children: Stanley F. (Mary) Zitello of Mentor, Ohio; JoAnn (Jack) Krivonak and Frank Zitello, all of New Springfield; Patricia L. Hripko (Ron Bolicek) of Hemet, Calif.; Dennis J. Zitello of Boardman; and Peggy A. Birchfield of Youngstown.
Education: Chaney High School
Employment: Founding owner of J&S Heating Company
Memberships: St. Brendan Church, Youngstown; Knights of Columbus and ITAM
Military service: U.S. Navy veteran
Other information/lifestyle: He also works at St. Brendan’s bingo.
Date and location: The family will gather to celebrate his birthday.