Ollie Zielinski, 86, passed away November 18, 2013, at home in Ruskin , FL after a battle with Pancreatic Cancer. He was born May 8, 1927 to Casimer and Victoria Zielinski. He grew up on Nebraska Ave. in the "Kuschwantz" area of Toledo. He attended Nativity Catholic Grade School and was a graduate of Libbey High School. Ollie served his country in the Navy. He was a Toledo Police Officer
retiring in 1979 after 29 years of service. He loved his wife, children, grandchildren, Florida, fishing, camping and his stained glass hobby. He made many beautiful items including lamps, angels, birds, windows and night lights.
Ollie is survived by his loving wife of 56 years, Evelyn; his children, David (Kathleen), Kimberly Weaver (Gene), Ollie Joe and Kathryn Wyse (Con); grandchildren, David "DJ", Heather, Holly Burch (Randy), Christopher, Ryan Stack, Kristin Stack, Lyndsay Mocek (Justin), Trevor (Samantha), Jeremy Yglesias, Nikolas Wyse and Danielle Wyse.
Ollie's wish is to be cremated in Florida. His ashes are to be spread at a few of his favorite places.
There will be no services.
The family would like to say thank you to Hospice for the care they provided.