Deanna Victoria Fletcher Zielinski

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Full Name
Deanna Victoria Zielinski

Date of Birth
Monday, April 27th, 1942

Date of Death
Wednesday, May 8th, 2019


Deanna Victoria Zielinski, age 77, of Fairview, passed away Wednesday May 8, 2019 at her residence.

She was born in Indiana, Pa, on April 27, 1942, a daughter of the late Merle and Mary Ellen Gregg Fletcher.

Deanna was a member of St. John the Evangelist Church in Girard.  She was a member of Silver Sneakers at the YMCA and a longtime supporter of the Erie Zoo.  She was an avid yard saler, and enjoyed doing puzzles.  Deanna loved her family and enjoyed spending time with them.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Mary Ellen Fletcher Vincent and two brothers, Tom and Paul Fletcher and brother in law, Sam Learn.

She is survived by her “Main Squeeze” of 42 years, her husband, Phillip Zielinski; a daughter, Dianna Litzel and her husband, Rusty of Waterford, a son, David Bittner of Fairview; her siblings: Cathy Learn, Gloria Boarts and her husband Larry, Susie Morehouse and her husband Tim, John Fletcher and Roy Fletcher and his wife Joan.  She is further survived by three grandchildren: Patrick (Ashley) Winner, Kathryn Litzel and Alexander Litzel; and three great grandchildren, Zoe, Andrew and Kydon.

Friends are invited to attend a Funeral Service at St. John the Evangelist Church, 101 Olin Ave., Girard on Saturday at 10 am. with Deacon Joe Cicero officiating.  Inurnment to follow at the Gate of Heaven Mausoleum.

Funeral arrangements entrusted to Burton Funeral Home, 525 Main St. East, Girard.

Memorials may be made to the Erie Zoo, 2701, 423 W 38th St, Erie, PA 16508.

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Service Information

Saturday, May 11th, 2019, 10:00 AM

St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church - 101 Olin Avenue Girard, PA 16417

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Saturday, May 11th, 2019

Gate of Heaven Cemetery & Mausoleum - 5711 West Lake Road. Erie, PA 16505

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