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1933 - 2018 Obituary Condolences

Age 85, passed away on July 9, 2018, in Doylestown, PA. He was born on April 19, 1933, in Pittsburgh, PA, the son of the late Florence and Charles Ziolkowski. Leonard grew up in Hazelwood, and attended Central Catholic High School, served in the Army during the Korean War, and graduated from the University of Pittsburgh. He worked many years at the Economic Development Council of Northeastern Pennsylvania as their Deputy Director. Leonard adored his wife Christine. They settled in Dallas, PA and were married for 52 years. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his brothers, Charles and Ronald Ziolkowski. Surviving in addition to his wife, Christine (Perhosky) Ziolkowski, are his daughters, Maria Ziolkowski, of Doylestown, and Natalie Nettles and her husband, Richard, of New Hope; two grandchildren, Owen and John Nettles; sister-in-law, Alberta (Ronald) Ziolkowski; many nieces and nephews. Leonard sincerely enjoyed learning about people and the world. His cheerful smile and infectious laugh warmed all those who knew him. He loved working in the yard, birdwatching, and listening to music. And, he had an extra special joy in time spent with his grandchildren. Family to receive friends at the VLADIMIR S. CORBA FUNERAL HOME, 300 East Main Street, Carnegie, PA 15106 (412-279-1515) on Friday, July 13, 2018, between the hours of 6-8 p.m. A funeral service will be celebrated at Holy Trinity Ukrainian Catholic Church, 730 Washington Ave., Carnegie, PA 15016 (412-279-4652) on Saturday, July 14, 2018, at 10 a.m. Burial will follow at Holy Virgin Russian Orthodox Church, Carnegie. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be made to America Needs Fatima, P.O. Box 341, Hanover, PA 17331.

Published in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette from July 12 to July 13, 2018
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