Michael Joseph Azzaro, 75, died Sunday, December 16th, 2019 at his home in Pleasant Hill, Missouri.
He leaves behind his wife of 48 years, Susan Azzaro; his daughter, Patricia
Reynolds and husband, Michael Reynolds; his son Joseph Azzaro and wife, Misty Azzaro, and their children, Grace and Rock. Michael had one sibling, his sister Concetta Azzaro. He was preceded in death by his granddaughter, Sophia Reynolds. Michael also leaves a large extended family and many friends.
Born and raised in Kansas City, Missouri, the son of Joseph Michael Azzaro and Barbara Amendola. Michael was the first of his family to be born in the United States. He attended North East High School in Kansas City, Missouri in the early 1960s. After graduation, He served briefly in the U.S. Navy in San Diego, and later attended Auburn University and
University of Missouri, where he played football. After college, he became a licensed Barber and owned and operated his own shop for 40 years in Blue Springs, Missouri.
Michael was a member of the Ararat Shrine Temple and a Master Mason at the Blue Lodge in Blue Springs, Missouri. A longtime resident at Lake Lotawana, Michael enjoyed fishing and spending time with his family on his bass boat.
A memorial service will be held February 15th, from 1-3 PM at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 415 SE Grand Ave. Lee’s Summit, Missouri. Michael was cremated per his wishes.
In Memory of Michael Joseph Azzaro, contributions are suggested to St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 415 SE Grand Ave. Lee’s Summit, Missouri 64063.