Jose Zamora

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Jose Zamora

September 6, 1946 ~ March 29, 2014 (age 67)


Jose B. Zamora, affectionately called “J.B.” by family and friends, passed away suddenly on Saturday, March 29, 2014. A Funeral Mass will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 3 at Saint Paul the Apostle Catholic Church, 2715 Horse Pen Creek Road, Greensboro, NC, final interment will be in Granada Hills, CA.

J.B. was born September 6, 1946,  in  Vaughn, New Mexico to the late Porfidio and Martha Zamora. In May, 1973 he married Susan Calderon and they lived in Santa Clarita, CA until moving to Greensboro, NC,  in 2003.  He enjoyed his retirement for the past six years. He was previously employed by The Capital Group of  Greensboro.

          Along with his parents, J.B. was predeceased by his brother, Louie Zamora and by his beloved grandparents, Pablo and Aneda Zamora. Surviving is his wife of 40 years, Susan “Susie” Zamora, daughter, Vickie Zamora, son, Ted Zamora; grandson, Matthew Zamora and granddaughter, Natalie Rosenfeld; sisters, Linda, Betty and brothers, Albert, Bobby and Tony, and many nieces, nephews and godchildren.

          J.B. loved travelling the world, enjoying good food, and spending time with friends. His strong faith in God saw him through many hardships and recent serious illnesses. The family appreciates the kind attention and care received from his doctors;  Dr. Jagadesh Ganji and Dr. Joseph Colodonato and from the Dialysis Center, Fresenius Medical Care and Moses Cone Hospital staff.

          In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The American Diabetes Association,, P.O. Box 11454 Alexandria, VA 22312, 800.342.2383.


Memorial Service

Thursday, April 3, 2014
1:00 PM
St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church Directions
2715 Horse Pen Creek Rd.
Greensboro, NC 27410

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  • April 01, 2014
    Yolanda Gonzales says:
    Our love and sympathy to JB's family he was our friend growing up in Vaughn the Gonzales family.

  • April 01, 2014
    Boni & Amy Luna-Lucero says:
    Our condolence to all of you on the loss of your husband, Dad, Granddad and cousins.  May he rest in peace and may God help you all.  He is gone but the memories will always be there.

  • April 01, 2014
    Kathy Rauch says:
    My deepest condolences to the family.  I was lucky to answer a phone call one day at work and, by chance, get to know and work with JB, Susie and later Vickie.  What a great family and I am so saddened to hear of JB's passing.  You are all in my thoughts and prayers.

  • April 03, 2014
    Ray & Rosa Horcasitas says:
    We are deeply sorry for the loss of your beloved husband, father and grandfather.  JB was my student in Vaughn and I have wonderful memories of him.  Please know that you are all in our hearts and in our prayers.