Willard "Chiz" Lozo, of Shavertown, passed away Friday, May 10, 2013, at the age of 86 in Hospice Community Care, Wilkes-Barre.
Born in Wilkes-Barre, he was the son of the late Willard and Dorothy Eitel Lozo and was a graduate of Kingston Township High School. Willard was a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Dallas.
Before retirement, Willard worked as store manager at Evans Rexall Store and Cook's Pharmacy for 49 years. He was a Navy veteran of World War II
and a member of Daddow Isaacs American Legion, Post 672, Dallas.
Willard was preceded in death by his wife, the former Lila Rae Parry, and by sisters Alice Crocker and Nancy Franceschetti.
Surviving are sons, Todd Lozo, Kingston; William and his wife, Janet Lozo, Lehman; Edward and his wife, Linda Lozo, Shavertown; three grandchildren, Scott Lozo, Sarah DiGiovanni, Stephanie Davies; three great-grandchildren, Betsy DiGiovanni, Brecken and Lila Davies; brother, Robert Lozo, Florida; sister Bernice Hill, Dallas.
Friends may call Wednesday from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Richard H. Disque Funeral Home Inc., 2940 Memorial Highway, Dallas. Funeral will be held at 8:30 p.m. with the Rev. Charles H. Grube, pastor, St. Paul's Lutheran Church, officiating. Daddow Isaacs American Legion Post 672, Dallas, will conduct military honors Wednesday evening. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be sent to The Dallas American Legion Scholarship Fund, c/o Daddow Isaacs Post 672, Dallas.