Joe Nazzaro, Sr., Atherton, California, passed away peacefully on April
A memorial will be planned at a later date.
For over 75 years Joe Nazzaro, Sr., contributed to the
success of RSROA (RSA) and USA Roller Sports
programs. In recognition of his personal and organizational
accomplishments, Nazzaro collected Life Memberships in
RSROA, RSM, SRSTA and USARS; and Hall of
Fame in both RSROA and USARS. Joe began his long
roller sports journey in the mid 1930's in the Boston area,
covering every aspect of roller skating: a competitive skater,
successful championship teacher, multiple rink owner and
operator, skate equipment supplier, manufacturer, skating
event impresario, rink chapter organizer, and much more.