Joan M. Zelinsky

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Zelinsky, Joan, M.
Joan M. McGrane Zelinsky, 61, of Stamford passed away suddenly at home on Tuesday, July 16, 2013. She was born in Yonkers, NY on November 24, 1951 to the late Leo P. and Myrtle M. McGrane, beloved wife of John R. Zelinsky and caring mother of Richard J.
She graduated St. Clare's Academy, Westchester Community College, and obtained graduate degree from Pace University. Joan was a retired office manager at State Farm Insurance - J. O'Boyle Agency, White Plains, NY, a lifelong career of nearly 30 years. She was a Columbiette, Cardinal Hayes Council #3995.
She is survived by sister Rosemary Schaffer, brothers David, Terrence, Peter and Fred McGrane. She will be deeply missed by all whose life she touched.
A mass of the Christian burial will be celebrated on Saturday, July 20, 2013 at 10:00AM at the Holy Name of Jesus RC Church, 325 Washington Blvd, Stamford. Interment will follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Hawthorne, NY. Family and friends may attend the Nicholas F. Cognetta Funeral Home & Crematory, 104 Myrtle Avenue, Stamford, CT 06902 on Friday, July 19, 2013 from 4:00-8:00 PM.
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Published in StamfordAdvocate on July 18, 2013
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