Albert Zarella, 92, passed away on July 18 at Silverado Senior Living Escondido. He was born Dec. 4, 1920 in Lexington, Mass. to Anthony and Adeline, and was married to Marjorie Fenno of Westboro, Mass. for 56 years until her passing on Jan. 2, 2011. He was predeceased by his siblings: Mary Silva, Margaret DeRosby and Eugene; survived by his brother Tony (Peggy) Zarella; daughters, Donna (Dan) Peterson and Sandy Zarella; granddaughters, Ashley and Laura Peterson; brother-and sisters-in-law Chet (Norma) Fenno, Shirley Kayser and Mireye Fenno.
Al served our country during WWII aboard the USS Columbia. He was a real estate broker, restaurant owner, builder/developer of apartments and homes, and owner/trainer of thoroughbred race horses. He enjoyed playing cards, golfing, working in the yard and traveling. He lived in Bonsall for 25 years. There will be a private family gathering at the Masonic Cemetery in Fallbrook.