- Zachary Brooks Sylvester, aka "Big Zack", found peace on Thursday,
June 2, 2016. He was 61. Zack was preceded
in death by his wife, Pam Sylvester.
Zack was a master
carpenter, an experienced sailor, and a talented artist. He will be
remembered in many hearts as a man of integrity, who had a way of
lifting others’ spirits whenever he was around.
Big Zack was a
fixture at the Manteo waterfront docks living on his sailboat with his
Wife Pam & dog Fonzie, who was always at his heels. Zack made
many lasting contributions to the community he lived in, including
being the founder of the Children’s Fishing Tournament in Manteo.
He was the owner of Zack’s Cabinets in Kitty Hawk for several years,
employing many good friends, and supplying many of the areas homes with
finely-crafted cabinets and other woodwork. He will be greatly missed.
Zack Sylvester is his son Zachary Jr. and daughter In-law Alicia
Valentine; his brother, Kent Sylvester and sister in-law Myra
Sylvester; his three sisters Vicki Sylvester, Marion Mehailescu, and
Toni Gillette; his nieces and nephews Victor, Kelly, Kimberly,
Todd, Johney, Evelyn, Michael, Angel, Randy, Mary Lou ,Gary, Mike,
Bettina, Kelly, Tom, Greg, Sara, Britt, and Jennifer as well as
numerous extended family members and dear friends.
The memorial service will be held Saturday June 11, 2016 at 11 am at Saint Andrews By the Sea Episcopal Church in Nags Head.
to the family may be expressed via the online register at
www.gallopfuneralservices.com. Gallop Funeral Services, Inc. was
entrusted with arrangements.
Gallop Funeral Services, Inc. 6917 S. Croatan
Hwy. Nags Head, NC 27959