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Celine Zelinski Obituary

Celine T. Zelinski
Celine T. Zelinski

October 7, 1930 - July 3, 2018
Born in Chicago, IL
Resided in Wausau, WI


Celine T. Zelinski, 87, died Tuesday, July 3, 2018 at Aspirus Wausau Hospital.

She was born October 7, 1930 in Chicago, daughter of the late Gustave and Anna (Haas) Springer. On April 17, 1993 she married Dan Zelinski at the Church of St. Anne, Wausau.

Celine retired from Kmart after many years. She then enjoyed working as a bus monitor until the age of 86. She loved planting flowers, dancing, roller skating and an occasional trip to the casino. She also enjoyed collecting elephant and angel statues.

Survivors include her husband, Dan Zelinski; children, Dave Zajicek, Dan (Diane) Zajicek and Shari (Craig) Engelhardt; grandchildren, Michelle (Nick) Paul, Renee Zajicek, Nicole Zajicek, Elise (Chase) Martinez, Claire Engelhardt, and Alyssa Engelhardt; great-grandchildren, Nathan, Marian, Micah, Anna, Jackson and David; sisters, Marie Anderson and Doris Hullinger; brother Reverend Lawrence Springer

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by Len Zajicek and son, Jim Zajicek.

Visitation will be on Saturday, July 7 from 11:00 until the start of mass at St. Anne’s church in Wausau. Mass will be celebrated at 12:00 with Rev. Frank Corradi presiding. Private burial will be in Restlawn Memorial Park, Wausau on Monday.

Peterson/Kraemer Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be expressed at




Church of St. Anne
700 W. Bridge St.
Wausau, WI US 54401
Saturday, July 7, 2018
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Church of St. Anne
700 W. Bridge St.
Wausau, WI US 54401
Saturday, July 7, 2018
- 12:00 PM
Restlawn Memorial Park
T4710 N. Troy
Wausau, WI US 54403
Monday, July 9, 2018