Paul R. Zitko Sr., 87, died Monday, Nov. 4, 2013. He retired to Lehigh Acres in 1986.
A husband, father, veteran and friend, he leaves behind a loving family and legacy of service to his fellow man.
His selfless service to his wife, family, country, church, Habitat for Humanity, Park Wood HOA and other non-profits will be remembered by many.
He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Betty; brothers, Raymond and Ted; sister, Irene; three sons; five grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
The family hosted a memorial service Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013, at Christ United Methodist Church.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be sent to Hope Hospice in Lehigh Acres.