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Coroner identifies elderly couple found dead in their home

By 69 News, follow: @69news, news@wfmz.com
Published On: Feb 07 2014 05:02:15 PM CST
Updated On: Feb 07 2014 06:48:50 PM CST

Investigators have confirmed the identities of a husband and wife who were found dead last month in Montgomery County.

LOWER PROVIDENCE TWP., Pa. -

Investigators have confirmed the identities of a husband and wife who were found dead last month in Montgomery County.

The bodies of 86-year-old Salvator Fazio and his wife, 81-year-old Shirley Fazio, were found in their home on North Trooper Road in Lower Providence Township on Jan. 24.

The coroner says the couple died of natural causes, specifically coronary heart disease.

He says they may have been dead since early to mid-December.

Investigations revealed that the couple had not been seen outside of their home since early December.