He was born in Nemacolin, PA, came to Palm Harbor in 1981 from Falls Church, VA, and moved to Indian Rocks Beach last year. He worked as a self-employed contractor for Pinelas County and was a Navy veteran. He was a member of the Moose Lodge 1896, Vienna, VA, and was a Methodist.
Survivors include his wife, Linda J. Lazarek-Descaro; a son, Kerry D., Palm Harbor; two daughters, Robin Lynn Descaro, Oldsmar, and Kimberley Dane Beachler, Tarpon Springs; a stepson, Mark Lazarek, Indian Rocks Beach; a brother, Franz "Chuck," Fairfax, VA; two sisters, Constance True, Cassadaga, and Vernetta Yednak, McKessport, PA; and four grandchildren.
Curlew Hills Funeral Home, Palm Harbor.