Rose Marie <I>Colimore</I> Zappa

Rose Marie Colimore Zappa

Maryland, USA
Death 29 Jan 2004 (aged 91)
Burbank, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Mission Hills, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Plot Section G Tier 33 Grave 23
Memorial ID 194204288 · View Source
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Mother of musican Frank Zappa.
Rose Marie Zappa, the mother of the late musician Frank Zappa, died Thursday. She was 91.

Mrs. Zappa died at a Burbank convalescent hospital, said her daughter, Patrice Zappa, who added that her mother had been in declining health.

Mrs. Zappa, the daughter of Italian immigrants, was born in the United States. She and her husband married in Baltimore in 1939 and moved to San Diego 15 years later.

In addition to her daughter, she is survived by sons Robert and Carl and eight grandchildren.

Frank Zappa died of prostate cancer in 1993 at age 52.
Published in The San Diego Union Tribune on Feb. 3, 2004

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  • Created by: Paul
  • Added: 23 Oct 2018
  • Find a Grave Memorial 194204288
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Rose Marie Colimore Zappa (7 Jun 1912–29 Jan 2004), Find a Grave Memorial no. 194204288, citing San Fernando Mission Cemetery, Mission Hills, Los Angeles County, California, USA ; Maintained by Paul (contributor 48889809) Cremated.