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Jerome "Jerry" "Mr. Z" Zielinski
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Obituary for Jerome "Jerry" "Mr. Z" Zielinski

Jerome “Jerry” “Mr. Z” Joseph Zielinski, born to eternal life on April 7, 2018. Jerry was born at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Milwaukee, WI on May 11th, 1945. He graduated from Hartford Union High School in 1963, graduated from the University of Milwaukee - Wisconsin with a Bachelor of Science Degree in 1963 and a Master’s Degree in 1968. He married his high school sweetheart, Barb Monroe on August 17, 1968 at St. Kilian Catholic Church in Hartford, WI. He taught Social Studies at Nathan Hale High School in the West Allis/West Milwaukee School District from 1968 to 2000. He also taught at the Milwaukee Area Technical College. Jerry enjoyed spending time with his family and friends, fishing, hunting, reading, working in his yard, and wood-working.

Loving husband to Barbara Ann Monroe; proud father of Jen (Keith) Sohr, of Grafton and Mark (Christyl) Zielinski of Howards Grove. Also loved and adored by grandchildren, Cassie and Tristan; Sohr and Meghan, Cailyn and Ian Jerome Zielinski. Further survived by brother Tom (Karen) and sisters, Maxine Fagan and Marge (Jim) Poliak. Also survived by brother-in-law, Randy Kruel; sister-in-law, Kathy Monroe, Jane Schroeder and Sue Monroe; also survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and many good friends. Jerry is preceded in death by his parents Max and Annetta Zielinski, and nephew Steven Zielinski.
Special thanks to Dr. Ben George and Dr. Colin Mooney, and the nursing staff of Kraemer Cancer Care Center for the dedicated care and TLC received. Thanks also to the entire staff at the Kathy Hospice.

Memorial Service for Jerry will be held at Shimon Funeral Home, 824 Union St., Hartford on Saturday, April 14 at 1:00 PM. Visitation for family and friends from 11:00 AM until time of service. Private committal at Rosenheimer Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to Rosenheimer Cemetery Association, Kraemer Cancer Care Center or Kathy Hospice.


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Previous Events

Visitation

Saturday

14

Apr

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Shimon Funeral Home

824 Union Street
Hartford, WI 53027

Memorial Service

Saturday

14

Apr

1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Shimon Funeral Home

824 Union Street
Hartford, WI 53027

Luncheon

Saturday

14

Apr

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Shimon Funeral Home

824 Union Street
Hartford, WI 53027


Memorial Contribution

St. Joseph's Community Foundation c/o Kathy Hospice

3200 Pleasant Valley Road
West Bend, WI 53095

St. Joseph's Community Foundation c/o Kraemer Cancer Center

3200 Pleasant Valley Road
West Bend, WI 53095

Rosenheimer Cemetery Association C/O Jeff Kenkel

5087 S. 18th Ave
West Bend, WI 53095
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