Joyce Zielinski1935 - 2015
Surrounded by her loving family, Joyce M. Zielinski, 80,
passed away peacefully at home on September 24,2015.
She leaves behind a legacy of love, generosity, and humility
that touched the heart of everyone blessed to be in her life.
Joyce truly made everyone feel special.
Born February 20, 1935 to the late Walter C, and Rose C, (Orban) Idalski
in Rogers City, she married Raymond J. Zielinski on April 7, 1956 at
St. Ignatius Catholic Church.
She was a devoted and much loved wife and mother,
Joyce is survived by Raymond, her husband of 59 years,
and six children: Ann Grulke of Alpena; Daniel Zielinski of Ypsilanti;
Thomas (Karen) Zielinski of Naperville, Illinois; Mark (Mary) Zielinski
of Coleman; Barbara (Andrew) Barger of Frankenmuth; and Paul (Sara)
Zielinski of Grandville;
27 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren; and
1 brother, Ron (Kathleen) Idalski of Rogers City.
Joyce was preceded in death by her brothers Chester, Walter Jr., and
Leo Idalski; 1 sister, Eleanor Darga; and a beloved granddaughter,
A devoted member of St. Ignatius Catholic Church and its Rosary Society,
Joyce was also active in the Rogers City High School Athletic Boosters
and Rogers City Little League. More than anything, she dedicated her
life to God and her family.
Friends may visit at St. Ignatius Catholic Church on Monday,
September 28th from 10:00 a.m. through time of Mass at 11:00 a.m.
with Fr. Sylvestre Obwaka officiating.
In memory of Joyce, any donations may be made to St, Ignatius Catholic
School, Rogers City High School Athletic Association or friend’s choice.