Nick D. Zinicola, 29, died April 11, 2010, as a result of a motor vehicle accident. He was the husband of Jenna (Marks) Zinicola, formerly of New Milford.

A recent resident of Newtown, he was originally from Stamford.

Mr. Zinicola graduated from Wilton High School and received a bachelor's degree from Providence College in 2002.

Mr. Zinicola was employed by Legg Mason Inc.

He was an athlete and competitor. His enthusiasm for soccer and golf never stood in the way of his passion in life, his wife, Jenna.

He was known as a kind-hearted friend.

In addition to his wife, Mr. Zinicola is survived by his parents, John and Sue; a sister, Nisia, and her husband, Jeff Todd; and nieces and nephews.

The Hoyt Funeral Home of New Canaan was in charge of arrangements.