Mrs. Mafalda Z. Garges

In Memory Of

Mrs. Mafalda Z.

Service Information

Monday, December 27, 2021
Tuesday, December 28, 2021
10:00 am
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Mafalda Garges (nee Zarro) born in Brooklyn to Buovo and Egilda (Petrone) Zarro passed away peacefully on December 22. Mafalda was predeceased by her devoted and loving husband, William F. Garges (Bill). She was the youngest of eight children. A resident of Stewart Manor for 47 years, she was an active communicant of St. Anne's Church of Garden City. Mafalda was employed by the NYRA for over 25 years and retired in 1994 as the Executive Director of Guest Services. Bill and she enjoyed the winter season at their home in Ocean Ridge, Florida. She was an avid reader, loved listening to music and enjoyed going to concerts and the theater. She was predeceased by all her siblings; Julia (Phil) Mumolo, Florence (Pat) LaPenna, Ida Zarro, Michael (Lily) Zarro, Josephine (Richard) Libero, Leonore (Al) Hornung and Libby (Tony) Restaino, five nephews, a niece, and great nephew and niece. She is survived by nine caring nieces and nephews and their spouses, of whom she was very proud and treated them as if they were her own children. She is also survived by numerous great nieces and nephews, as well as great great nieces and nephews, all of whom she cherished. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Senior Ministry of The Church of St. Anne’s of Garden City, NY.

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