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, www.diabetes.org, P.O. Box 11454 Alexandria, VA 22312, 800.342.2383.
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