Joseph Zielinski

Obituary of Joseph R. Zielinski

Joseph R. Zielinski, age 84, of Middletown, passed away, Friday, June 14, 2019 at Orange Regional Medical Center of Middletown, NY. Joseph was born June 6, 1935 in Pine Island, NY. He is the son of the late Bruno Frank and the late Caroline (Plock) Zielinski. He married Frances M. Wytrick.

He graduated from Goshen High School.

He was employed by Orange & Rockland Utilities, Middletown, NY as a Lineman.

Joesph was predeceased by his brother; James Zielinski, sisters; Virginia Weeden and Lillian Heinzelman, son; Michael Bowen and great granddaughter Isabella Croce.

He is survived by his wife, Frances M. (Wytrick) Zielinski, brother, Bruno Zielinski and wife Dorothy, daughters, Deborah Gloster and husband Bill, Cynthia and husband George Gloster, sons; Steven Zielinski and wife Julie, Joseph Zielinski and wife Lisa, and Todd Zielinski and wife Dawn; beloved grandfather to 14 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren; as well as many cousins, nieces, and nephews.

Cremation will be private.

Please send condolences to the family at 11 Deer Court Drive, Middletown, NY 10940

Arrangements under the care of Donovan Funeral Home, Inc. To leave a condolence online please visit


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