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Edward J. Zamborsky, attorney Edward J. Zamborsky, attorney

Edward J. Zamborsky, attorney

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

Attorney Edward J. Zamborsky died Oct.16, 2017. He was the husband of Marykay (Barnes) Zamborsky for 51 years. Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late Dr. Edward and Helen (Gresko) Zamborsky.

He attended Allentown High School, graduated from Moravian Academy, Lehigh University with a bachelor’s degree in Political Science, and Villanova Law School with a juris doctor degree. He was a military police officer and CID investigator at Fort Eustis, Va., during the Vietnam War; he received commendations from the Office of the Provost Marshal and the FBI.

An attorney, he was admitted to the United States Supreme Court; United States District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania; Pennsylvania Supreme Court; Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court and Superior Court of Pennsylvania. He was an assistant district attorney, assistant solicitor for Lehigh County, solicitor for the FOP, solicitor for the Lehigh County Medical Society, a former president of the Family Law section, a board director of the Lehigh County Bar Association, a former Council member of the Family Law Section of the Pennsylvania Bar. He was an adjunct professor in real estate and family law for the paralegal programs at Penn State - Allentown campus and at Lehigh Carbon Community College.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by a son, Stephen and his wife Marcella and children John and Alexander Zamborsky; a daughter, Kathryn and her husband John Haggerty and children Brady, Callie, Riley and Conner; a sister, Barbara and her husband Ronald Stone; two brothers, Donald and his wife Kathy and Joseph and his wife Lisa; and nephews and nieces and their families.

He was predeceased by a brother, John.

Contributions may be made to the American Liver Foundation Mid-Atlantic Division, 1528 Walnut St., Suite 2020, Philadelphia, PA 19102; or to the charity of one’s choice.

Arrangements were made by J. S. Burkholder Funeral Home Inc., Allentown.