Sylvan L. Mazo

businesses in Washington, died of pneumonia Feb. 19, 2005 at Sibley Memorial
Hospital. He had Alzheimer's disease.

Mr. Mazo was a lifelong Washington resident who graduated from
Western High
School (1935)
and what is now Catholic University's law school.

In addition to the restaurant and liquor store, he owned and operated a delicatessen at
18th Street and Columbia Road NW. He ran Mazo Realty in the mid-1960s and retired
about 10 years later.

He enjoyed reading biographies and history, traveled to six continents and regularly
played tennis.

He was a member of the Washington Print Club and Adas Israel Congregation in

Survivors include his wife, Patricia Karp of Washington.