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Donald Zielinski

1923 - 2014 | Obituary Condolences
Donald Zielinski Obituary
Donald Normand Zielinski

July 18, 1923 - April 11, 2014

Don was born to George M. Zielinski and Anna Pepperling. He passed away peacefully with family at his side after a long illness.

He attended Hazel Green School and Sacred Heart Academy. Don entered the Navy in 1943 and was discharged in 1946. He married Vivian Harrison in 1950.

Don Worked for the State of Oregon for 26 years. He enjoyed farming, fishing and trips to the casino.

Don had 13 grandchildren and 21 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his son Richard Zielinski, daughter Sharon Kudna. He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Vivian; daughters Georgia Haselbacher, Donna (Charles) Carpenter and Dolores (Randy) Wells.

Our very deep appreciation to Tierra Rose for their loving care.

A Graveside Service will be at 2:00 PM on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at Pioneer Memorial Cemetery, 10325 72nd NE, Brooks, OR. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Willamette Valley Hospice or Veterans of Foreign Wars or a in care of Virgil T. Golden Funeral Service.

Published in StatesmanJournal on Apr. 15, 2014
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