Michael Louis Mazzara was born October 22, 1968 in Newport Beach, California, grew up and attended school in Huntington Beach, California, graduated from Edison High School in 1987 and attended Chico State University. Michael went home to be with the Lord on November 10, 2007. Michael is survived by his parents, Sam A. Mazzara, Sr., of Prescott Valley, Arizona; his mother, Loretta Smith; stepfather, Tripp Smith; and brother, Sam A. Mazzara, Jr., all of Orange, California. Michael will be sadly missed by his innumerable extended family including grandmothers, Laurel Hewitt and Sophie Firpo, aunts, uncles, cousins and a host of friends.
Funeral Mass Friday, November 16, 2007 – 8:30 AM @ St. Norbert Catholic Church, 300 East Taft Avenue, Orange, CA, 92865-4388. Interment – Holy Sepulcher Cemetery, Orange, CA