Charles Theodore Zeleznik

Strifflers Family Funeral Homes

Obituaries | The Tube City Almanac | November 07, 2020

Charles Theodore Zeleznik, age 82, of North Versailles, PA died on Friday, November 6, 2020. He was born in North Versailles on February 15,1938 and is the son of the late George and Anne (Arendas) Zeleznik. He served in the US Army as a member of the military police from 1961 to 1963. He worked as a bricklayer for some time and worked at Greyhound Bus Lines as a motor coach operator for over 30 years. He was a member of the White Oak American Legion, PNA Lodge #352, and St. Stephens Byzantine Catholic Church in North Huntingdon. His great passion was caring for his horses and riding on his tractors.

He is survived by his wife, Catherine Marie (Urick) Zeleznik; sons, Christopher Zeleznik of Chantilly, VA; Robert (Kristen George) Zeleznik of North Versailles; daughters, Lynne (Robert) Walicki of Verona; Susan (Scott Bartek) Hoover of Boston, PA; grandchildren, Ryan Zeleznik, Courtney Zeleznik, Grant Hoover, Wyatt Hoover; and brother, George Zeleznik.

Family and friends will be received at Strifflers of White Oak Cremation and Mortuary Services, 1100 Lincoln Way, White Oak, PA 15131 (Sue Striffler Galaski, supervisor, 412-678-6177) on Monday, November 9, 2020 from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. Divine Liturgy will be held at St. Stephen's Byzantine Catholic Church, 90 Bethel Road, North Huntingdon, PA 15642, on Tuesday, November 10, 2020 at 10 a.m. with Father John G. Petro officiating. (The burial at New St. Joseph Cemetery will be attended by the family following the church services.)

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Originally published November 07, 2020.

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