Bay City, Michigan
Roy E. Zielinski died Wednesday, December 30, 2015 at McLaren Bay Region surrounded by his loving family age 65 years. He was born November 2, 1950 in Bay City to the late Marion and Annabelle (Haskell) Zielinski. Roy graduated from Bay City Central in 1969 and later retired from Saginaw Delphi in 2001. He was a member of the Bay City Eagles Aries #1010 for over 38 years where he served as Vice President, Trustee and Inside Guard. Roy also was a member of the National Association of the Physical Handicap where he served as Vice President and on the Board of Directors. He enjoyed entertaining as a D.J. and having his morning coffee with his brother Roger. Surviving is his wife and soul mate, Lori Hansen, one brother, Roger (Sherry) Zielinski, one Sister in-law, Patricia (Robert) Starr, two brother’s in-law; Gerald (Tonya) Keipinger and Matthew Keipinger. Also surviving are three nieces; Paula (Shawn) Rohleder, Angela (Nathan) Roupe, Krista (Michael) Bromberg, six nephews; Christopher, Ryan & Justin Starr, Jordan Keipinger, Joseph & Jonathon Sylvester, one great niece, Alyssa Rohleder, two great nephews; Logan Rohleder and his Godson, Landon Starr and a very dear friend, Paula Huddleston. He was predeceased by a brother, Rowland Zielinski and a very dear friend, Fred Eland. The family would like to thank Gary at McLaren Bay Region CCU for the wonderful and compassionate care given to Roy and his entire family. Funeral Service will take place Saturday January 2, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. from the Squires Funeral Home. Robert Starr will officiate with burial in Floral Gardens Cemetery. Friends may call at the Squires Funeral Home on Friday from 3 – 8 p.m. and on Saturday after 10:00 a.m. Members of the Fraternal Order of the Eagles will conduct their Ritual Service on Friday at 7:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider family wishes.