The Daily Item
NEW BLOOMFIELD — Hunter Joseph “Baby Boy” Nazzaro, 8 months, of New Bloomfield, passed into the arms of Jesus on Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013, in Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia while awaiting a liver transplant.
He was born in Harrisburg, a son of Harry J. and Brittany A. (Rodgers) Nazzaro.
Hunter loved Barney the purple dinosaur, shaking rattles, going on walks and his sock, “Monkey Joe.” He was an easygoing, laid-back child. He was a joy to all who knew him.
Surviving, in addition to his parents, are a brother, Liam, “Li-Li;” his maternal grandparents, Mathew and Candy Shuman, of Newport; paternal grandparents, Joseph and Pamela Nazzaro, of Millerstown; paternal great-grandparents, Frank and Martha Shuman, of Lewisburg, Barb Rodgers, of New Columbia, and Ron and Rose Rodgers, of Montgomery; and aunts, uncles and cousins.
He was preceded in death by an unborn sibling, Taylor.
Private services will be held at the convenience of the family. Burial will be in Bloomfield Cemetery, New Bloomfield.
The family requests that donations be made to the Hunter Joseph Nazzaro Fund, c/o Join Hands Ministry, 25 E. McClure St., New Bloomfield, PA 17068.
The Boyer Family Funeral Homes and Cremation Services, New Bloomfield, is handling the services for the Nazzaro family.