Alva "Jo" Zeffiro (1931 - 2016)

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Alva "Jo" Zeffiro of Green Acres, Anderson, S.C., died Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016, at the DuBois Nursing Home in DuBois, Pa.
Born Dec. 23, 1931, in Sandy Springs, S.C., she was the daughter of the late Fred G. Moore and Alva King Moore.
She was a graduate of Slippery Rock University in Pennsylvania where she majored in special education. She was a member of the Honor Society and did graduate work at Clemson and Webster Universities.
On Dec. 27, 1955, she married William Zeffiro. He preceded her in death on Sept. 9, 1997.
Jo was a volunteer at the Anderson County, S.C., Library and the Anderson County Museum. She was an active member of Grace Episcopal Church where she served as a lector, intercessor and a lay Eucharistic visitor. She was an avid reader and a member of a monthly book review club. Jo was a world traveler and loved to travel abroad.
Survivors include her children: William T. Zeffiro of New York City, N.Y., Anne McDaniel and her husband Dave of Atlanta, Ga., Candace Cole and her husband, Nate of DuBois, Pa., Matthew P. Zeffiro of Anderson, S.C., and a stepson, Timothy C. Zeffiro and his wife, Amy of Sewickley, Pa. She is also survived by her nine grandchildren: Hannah Doolan, Sarah, Rebekah, and Susanah Zeffiro, Josh McDaniel and Amy Robison, Zack and Jacob Cole, and Alexandra Zeffiro.
Jo was preceded in death by a son, Frederick Zeffiro.
A memorial service will be held at the convenience of the family at the Grace Episcopal Church in Anderson, S.C.
Interment will be in the Grace Episcopal Church in Anderson, S.C.
Memorials may be sent to the ASPCA, P.O. Box 96929, Washington, D.C., 20090-6929 and/or the , 250 Williams Street NW, Atlanta, GA 30303.
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The Goble-Baronick Funeral Home, DuBois, is in charge of the arrangements.
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Published in The Courier Express from Oct. 23 to Oct. 24, 2016
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