Zaffiro, Joseph F. Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, at the age of 88. Beloved husband of Therese (nee Weil) for 59 years. Loving father of James (Louise), Richard (Eileen), Mary Homesly, Barbara (Dennis) Birkley, Joseph Jr. (Brenda), Patricia Zaffiro-George and Eileen (Don) Kean. Grandfather of 15 and great-grandfather of 2. Brother of Frances Accomondo and John (Lucille) Zaffiro. Further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Special friend of Dan Ramsey. Visitation will be held Sunday, Jan. 5 at 2 PM at St. Mary's Catholic Faith Community Hales Corners, followed by the Mass of Christian Burial at 3 PM. Private interment Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Joe was a proud decorated WWII Army
veteran and recipient of the Bronze Star
, Combat Infantry Badge and Purple Heart
. In lieu of flowers, if desired, memorials to the St. Vincent De Paul Society of Milwaukee are suggested.