Donald Stephen Ezzo. 72 co-owned NV pizzeria
Donald Stephen Ezzo, 72, of Butlerville died Saturday, September 9, 2017 at his residence.
Graveside funeral services will be conducted at 1:15 p.m. Thursday, September 14, 2017, at Vernon Cemetery. Rev. Dale Boyd will officiate. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, September 14, 2017, at Sawyer-Pickett Funeral and Cremation Service.
Mr. Ezzo co-owned and operated Ezzo Meat Company until 1991 and had owned Big Head Pizza for the past 14 years. He was a member of North Vernon Eagles, Amvets and Moose Lodge. Mr. Ezzo enjoyed crossword puzzles, walking, fishing, watching baseball, and spending time with his granddaughter.
Born August 31, 1945, in Dyersburg, Tennessee, Mr. Ezzo was the son of Sam and Helen Bishop Ezzo. He graduated from North Vernon High School in 1963 and from Indiana University in 1969.
Survivors include sons, Nick Ezzo of Butlerville and Chey Ezzo of North Vernon; daughters, Jade Sophia Ezzo of North Vernon and Samantha Sue Ezzo of Bloomington; brother, Bret Ezzo of North Vernon; sister, Mary Jane (Butch) Beach of Scipio; and a granddaughter, Heidi Ernstes of North Vernon.
Mr. Ezzo was preceded in death by his parents and a son, Joe Don Nathan Ezzo.
Memorials through the funeral home to the donor's choice of charity.