Obit: Hermilo Cortez Zamora

Published 12:00 am Thursday, June 26, 2014

 Hermilo Cortez Zamora

Hermilo “Milo” Cortez Zamora, 72, of Main Church Road, Mocksville, died Tuesday, June 17, 2014, at Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home with family by his side. 

He had made Davie County his home since 1986 and was a loyal employee in the finishing department for Funder America. In addition to his love of family, he enjoyed gardening and music. He attended St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Mocksville.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Jesus and Carmen Zamora; a son, Fernando Tripp Zamora who died in 2013; and a brother, Jesus Zamora Jr. 

Survivors: a special friend, Gloria Colon Parra; 2 sons, Milo Zamora Jr. of Mocksville and Juvencio Zamora of Florida; 5 daughters, Hermila Melissa Zamora of Winston-Salem, Angelina Z. Pack (Brad) of Advance, Concha Cacho (Rodolfo), Lenny Gozman (Juventino), and Olga Walker (Dell), all of Florida; 2 brothers, Florentino Zamora (Martha) of Mexico, and Costantino Zamora Cortes (Alicia) of Yadkinville; a sister, Soledad Zamora of Mexico; 8 grandchildren, Jordan, Kyle, Brandon and Autumn Hendricks, Zoey, Miley and Stryson Zamora, and Samora Pack. 

A Mass of Christian Burial was held at 10 a.m. Monday, June 23 at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church with the Rev. Father John Starczewski officiating. Burial followed in Rose Cemetery, Mocksville. The family received friends at Davie Funeral Service Chapel on Sunday, June 22 with a Rosary Service at 7 p.m.

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