Joseph Zorik of Zepherhill, Florida, formerly of Grafton passed away Sunday, September 1, after a long battle of cancer.
He was born in Pruntytown on November 21, 1935; the son of the late Kate and George Zorik.
He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Ellen Neptune Zorik, 3 children, Rodney Zorik and Robin Zorik of Florida, and Deanna Young of Ohio, as well as, 11 grandchildren.
He is also survived by 2 brothers: Mike Zorik of Ohio and George (Jim) Zorik of Grafton, two sisters: Ann Morman of Ohio and Helen McCracken of Grafton.
He was preceded in death by a daughter: Donna, brother: John and a sister: Mary.
Joe was a member of the Beulah Baptist Church and later moved to Florida. He was a 1953 graduate of Grafton High School.
He was cremated and a memorial service is to follow at the First Baptist Church in Zepherhill.