Theodore F. "Ted" Zelinski
Theodore “Ted” F. Zelinski, 70, of Springfield died at 2:20 am, Sunday, August 9, 2020 at Memorial Medical Center. He was born August 21, 1949 in Wilkes-Barre, PA to Joseph and Sophia (Sokol) Zelinski. He married Diane Miller in 1974 and she preceded him in death October 9, 2015.
He is survived by two daughters, Julie (Brian) Monk of Hillsboro and Jaime (James) Brock of Springfield; six grandchildren, Emily, Abigail, Barrett and Madison Monk and Aidan and Hazel Brock and one brother, Daniel Zelinski of San Francisco, CA.
He was preceded in death by his parents and wife.
Ted was a member of the 114th Illinois Volunteer Infantry and the 10th Illinois Volunteer Cavalry. He was a member of the Springfield Municipal Band and the Polish Club of Illinois.
He retired from the State of Illinois Department of Public Health.
Ted wanted to give a heartfelt thank you to all his friends who have helped and supported him over these last few years.
Private services will be held.
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