William Zellow, 88, went home to be with his Lord and Savior Wednesday, June 26, 2019 at his home with his family by his bedside. William was born on April 16, 1931 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to his parents, Basil (Charles) Zello and Evea Rudi-Zello. William graduated from Robinson High School in Moon Run, Pennsylvania. He served in the United States Coast Guard from 1951-1954 where he met and married the love of this life Marilyn Zellow on June 14, 1952. He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University. William was an Electrical Engineer Plant Manager with Schenley Distillery and later at Robert Morris College. After retirement he enjoyed sailing, golfing, politics, tinkering with machines, working on his cars and spending time with his family and friends.
William is preceded in death by his parents, Basil (Charles) and Evea Zello; wife, Marilyn Zellow and siblings. He is survived by his two sons, Gerald (Jerry) Zellow and Linda Leigh of Colorado Springs, Colorado, Jamie Zellow and wife Jan of Grove, Oklahoma; two grandchildren, Chris Zellow and wife Jeremi of Grove, Oklahoma and Shane Zellow of Cedar City, UT; two great- grandchildren, Sutton and Addy Zellow of Grove, Oklahoma; a host of family and friends. William’s family will have a Private Memorial Service at a later date. Arrangements are entrusted to Lawson’s Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, 722 N. 46th St., Grove, OK 74344 with Shaunda J. Lawson, 3rd Generation Owner/Funeral Director and Staff.