Zachary Scott Szabo, age 21, of Traverse City, passed away on Oct. 17, 2017 in Kalkaska County. Zachary was born March 11, 1996 in Traverse City to Gregory Szabo and Kimberly Fineout.
Zachary was always there for others and would do anything for his friends. He made people feel comfortable and loved to make them laugh. He had a quick wit and enjoyed watching movies. He was a movie buff and not only knew a lot about the movies, but also the actors. Zachary was great with kids and loved his cousins dearly.
Zachary was also an avid sports enthusiast. He loved football season and fantasy football. His favorite teams were the Philadelphia Eagles and the L.A. Kings. Zachary's number one basketball player was Carmelo Anthony. He also recently umpired for the American Legion Little League Baseball Association.
Zachary is survived by his parents, Gregory (Sylvia) Szabo and Kimberly (Terry) Fineout; grandparents, Ronald (Shirley) Szabo, Sharon Wegner, Ken (Joan) Garrett and Tony Walenjus; stepbrothers, Joshua Klingelsmith and Christopher Fineout; stepsisters, Ashley, Maria and Abby Klingelsmith and Stephanie Fineout; aunts, Danielle Szabo, Karri (Clark) Seger and Teresa (Chris) Miller; uncles, Troy (Teresa) McIntyre and Jon (Sara) Walenjus; and many cousins.
Zachary was preceded in death by his grandmother, Kathy Walenjus.
Funeral service will be Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017 at 1 p.m. at Young Funeral Home in Lake City. Visitation will be held Friday, Oct. 20, 2017 from 5 to 8 p.m. and Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017 from 11 a.m. until the time of the service at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be directed to the family.
Condolences may be offered by visiting www.youngfuneral.com.
Published on October 20, 2017