BROWNSVILLE - Brownsville citizens and members of St. Joseph Academy lost a distinguished member of their community on Wednesday.
82 year-old Gus Zavaletta died form complications with Alzheimer's while in hospice care early Wednesday morning. Zavaletta was a former SJA alumnus, Marine and head coach at the school. A service will be held at St. Joseph Academy from 3 to 6 PM on Friday in his honor. A mass will be held on Saturday at 9 AM at Sacred Heart Catholic Church and burial will follow at Rose Lawn Memorial Garden