Alan P. Zabarsky, 68
PHOENIX, AZ - Alan P. Zabarsky, 68, of Phoenix, passed away February 16, 2016 with his loving family by his side. Born June 10, 1947 in Worcester, Massachusetts, Alan graduated from Worcester Polytechnic Institute with a degree in Electrical Engineering. Following graduation, he was recruited out of college by Bell Labs who immediately sent him to Columbia University where he acquired his Masters' Degree. He then spent the majority of his career at Motorola where he retired after a successful career in Wireless Technologies as an Executive Vice President. He spent the last 17 years in Arizona and loved to spend summers in Verdant Pine, AZ outside of Payson.
Al will be greatly missed by his wife Temie of 47 years; their son Adam and his wife Chelly; two beloved granddaughters, Simone and Ella, all of Berkeley, CA; his mother, Blossom Zabarsky and his sister, Marsha Zabarsky both of Massachusetts; his brother-in-law, Jay Kaminsky of Newington, Connecticut and several nieces and nephews. Alan was preceded in death by his father, Charles and his sister, Donna Kaminsky.
A Memorial Service will be held at 4:00 p.m. Saturday, February 20th at Messinger Mortuary, 7601 E. Indian School Road in Scottsdale. If so desired, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Valley (Sherman Home), 1510 E. Flower Street, Phoenix, AZ 85014 or the Lustgarten Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research. You may visit www.messingermortuary.com
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Published by Worcester Telegram & Gazette from Feb. 17 to Feb. 18, 2016.