From Thomas S. Lowther Funeral Home & Crematory
Roy Zabriskie, Jr., 92, Vero Beach
May 05, 1929 – July 21, 2021
Roy Zabriskie, Jr., age 92, of Vero Beach, passed away Wednesday, July 21, 2021.
He was born in Paterson, New Jersey on May 5, 1929.
Roy grew up in Glen Rock, NJ, and had lived in Ridgewood, NJ, and later Ho Ho Kus, NJ, prior to Vero Beach.
Roy had attended Old Paramus Reformed Church in Ridgewood.
A Veteran of the United States Air Force, Roy was stationed at Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas, and served from 1951-1955.
He was a graduate of Nichols College, MA, and General Motors Institute in Michigan.
Mr. Zabriskie was the Owner/President of Zabriskie Chevrolet in Paterson, retiring in 1978.
Survivors include his wife of 70 years, Nancy Blauvelt Zabriskie; daughters, Virginia (Chris) Goble of Houston, TX and Linda (Jim) Maginness of Vero Beach; and son, F. Roy Zabriskie, III and partner Scott Salvator of New York City, NY; and four grandchildren, Catherine Goble Weldon, Christopher Goble, Taylor Maginness, and Lauren Maginness.
Roy was predeceased by his father, Francis Roy Zabriskie, Sr., mother, Caroline Wilson Zabriskie, sister, June Ann Zabriskie, and son, Randall John Zabriskie.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Old Paramus Reformed Church, 660 E. Glen Ave., Ridgewood, NJ 07450.
Arrangements by Thomas S. Lowther Funeral Home & Crematory, Vero Beach.