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“Dear Helen and girls, I am sorry for the loss of your mother. I know that is a difficult loss to go through. May God comfort each of you and give...Read More »
1 of 11 | Posted by: Dolores LaFayette

“I am so sorry to hear about your mom uncle Dave and family. I remember your mom from when I was a kid. May she be at peace she was a great lady. ”
2 of 11 | Posted by: Wendy gentry

“I am so sorry to hear that your Mom passed away. I consider myself very lucky to have seen her just a few weeks ago after all these years. She and...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Marlys Murray

“Helen and family- so sorry for your loss. I'm not seeing anything about services, so assume they will be private. May the memories of your mom bring...Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: Fred and Judi Mouser

“Thinking of you with deepest sympathy and hoping that God will hold you close during this difficult time. We will miss our dear friend. ”
5 of 11 | Posted by: Martha Tuimala & sister Lillian

“So sorry to hear of the loss of your mother. She is only away temporarily on vacation with God. May God bless your family and all of your mothers...Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: Sheila Conley

“I am saddened to hear of the death of a precious friend Delores. We knew each other for a few short years but she was special to me. Will miss...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Dotti Michel

“Sending my love and prayers. m sure there is a glorious reunion. ((((Uncle Jack, Uncle Dave..and her sis)))) ”
8 of 11 | Posted by: denise lucas

“I miss you Mom. Doesn't seem right that you're not here, but I'm so glad you're at peace. I'll keep the flowers growing! ?????? ”
9 of 11 | Posted by: Sandy

“So sorry for your loss! ”
10 of 11 | Posted by: Mary (Fugere) Shannon

“In your sorrow, may there be peace. ”
11 of 11 | Posted by: Orajane Kennedy

Dolores Evelyn Zinski, 86, of Marquette, passed away peacefully at her residence Wednesday morning, June 14, 2017 in the comfort of her loving family and under the care of U.P. Home Health and Hospice. Dolores was born on December 7, 1930 in Hancock, MI, a daughter of the late William and Aino (Ollila) Johnson and step-daughter of the late Sally Johnson. She was a lifelong U.P. resident. In her free time, Dolores enjoyed working crossword puzzles, bird watching, playing cribbage, crocheting, crafts, and breakfast club at Oakwood Village. She also loved going to camp, deer hunting and listening to the Elmer Aho country music program on the radio. Dolores is survived by six children, David (Sandra) Zinski of Harvey, Jacqueline (Leonard) Zinski, Sandra (Scott) Nadeau, Helen LaFayette, all of Marquette, Karen Zinski of Pontiac and Thomas Zinski of Marquette; 13 grandchildren, Jeffrey, Christopher (Kellie) Zinski, Jonathan (Samantha) Zinski, Ryan and Nicklas Johnson, Allycia (Thomas) Witherspoon and Katy LaFayette, Alexander and Elizabeth Samara, Michael and Samuel Zinski, Benjamin Zinski and Juliynn Zinski; 3 great grandchildren, Peyton and Samantha Zinski, Vera Witherspoon, and another expected Witherspoon great grandchild; one brother, Donald (Beatrice) Johnson of Marquette; also many nieces and nephews. Dolores leaves several special friends including Martha Tuimala, Ron Boyd and her neighbors at Oakwood Village Apartments. Preceding her in death besides her parents was her beloved husband, Jack Zinski in 2005; a brother, David Johnson; sister, Deanna Matthews and special friend Margie Delarye. Memorials are preferred to U.P. Home Health and Hospice in Mrs. Zinski’s memory, 1125 W. Ridge St., Marquette, MI 49855. The Canale-Tonella Funeral Home is assisting the Zinski family where a complete obituary can be viewed at