Theodore Henry Salinsky was born October 17, 1927 in Mason City, Iowa the only child of Theodore and Estelle Salinsky.
After 85 years of life, spent mostly entertaining those around him, Ted passed away April 7, 2013 in Tulsa, OK.
Ted was in the Army during WW2 and played the trumpet with the Army Band. He graduated from Penn State University
in 1952. He retired from Phillips Petroleum as International Benefits and Compensation Director. He was also a highly talented musician, writer, director and actor. Ted was actively involved in Bartlesville Community Theater for many years.
He is survived by his loving wife of 40 years Patricia, 2 daughters- Theadora & Andrea, 3 sons- Theodore III, Marc & John, 4 grandchildren- Angela, Daniel, Jamison & Robby and 2 great grandchildren- Aliz'e & Isis.
The family will receive friends at Stumpff Funeral Home on Thursday, April 11th 6pm to 8pm with Rosary at 7pm. Church services will be held at St James Catholic Church, 5500 Douglas on Friday, April 12th at 11am.