James D. Mazzoni, age 93 of West Grove, PA. Passed away on October 29, 2017. Born in Kennett Square on March 27, 1924, he was the son of the late Domenic and Domenica (DiFilippo) Mazzoni.
After graduating from the Kennett Consolidated School District in 1942, he enlisted in the United States Air Force during WWII and participated in the Carpetbaggers, 801st 492nd Bombardment Group Bomb Unit, who were stationed in England and participated in classified missions supporting the underground resistance in Europe.
After serving, he was employed by Boeing in Ridley Park and retired after 25 years.
He loved animals and had a special fondness for dogs. During his life he almost always had a pet, who was fortunate to be in his loving care.
Jimmy is proceeded in death by his siblings, Jean H. Huffman, Mary Tomasovich and Elizabeth M. Troyan. He was survived by his brother, John J. Mazzoni who passed away on January 26, 2023.
His final resting place will be in St. Patrick’s Cemetery in Kennett Square.