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Joseph Zilka
Class of 2015. Joe Zilka Sr. played football and graduated from Avon High School and went on to play football and graduate from Western Reserve University in 1965. He started teaching in the Parma City School District and coached at the junior high and high school level. Joe Joined he CFOA in 1971 and served as the 1985 president. Between 1986 and 1988 Joe worked state playoff games and refereed the Coaches East-West All Star game He joined his son, Joe Jr. on Alan Pintner's crew for son Joe's first varsity game. Joe retired as middle school principal and from CFOA in 2008. He is married, father of three with six grandchildren.