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Rafael Zamot-Cortes

February 9, 1930 ~ January 7, 2021 (age 90)

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Obituary

Mr. Rafael Zamot, born in Isabela, PR on Feb. 9, 1930 has passed away on Jan. 7, 2021 in Lakeland, Fl.
 

He was a cabinet maker by trade. Later, to keep busy, he drove for the famed Yellow Cab Company of Miami, Fl.  Afterwards he retired permanently to Lakeland, FL.
 

Mr. Zamot was the Patriarch of a large extended family. He was a father to 8 children. One son, Rafael Zamot Jr., who sadly predeceased him.  He is survived by seven daughters,17 of his 18 grandchildren, 32 great grandchildren, & 7 great great grand children.  He was beloved by his family but as much as he loved & treasured his family his love of sports was right up there. He was an avid watcher of baseball & boxing.  He loved playing cards & dominoes with his family.  He also enjoyed playing Bingo with his friends & neighbors. He was beloved & respected by all who knew him. He will be remembered fondly and missed greatly.
 

 

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Services

Viewing
Saturday
January 9, 2021

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
David Russell Funeral Home
2005 S. Bartow Road
Lakeland, Florida 33801

Funeral Service
Saturday
January 9, 2021

11:00 AM
David Russell Funeral Home
2005 S. Bartow Road
Lakeland, Florida 33801

Interment following funeral service
Saturday
January 9, 2021

Oak Hill Burial Park
4620 Hwy 98S
Lakeland, Florida 33812

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