Richard D. Zielinski, age 71, of Ingleside, died Saturday, November 28, 2009, at his home.
He was born May 1, 1938 in Chicago to Ignatius and Helen (Tribus) Zielinski.
A graduate of Northwestern University in 1961, he was comptroller for Loyola University and later the Keebler Company.
He was an avid fisherman and a doting grandfather and family man.
He is survived by his son, Scott (JoAnn) Zielinski of Lakemoor and a daughter, Carla (Rick) Guenther of Spring Grove; five grandchildren, Douglas, Michael, Stephanie, Jessica, Eric; a brother, Wayne (Geri) Grein of Des Plaines, and a sister, Karen Cousineau of Lake in the Hills.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Friends may visit with his family from 3 p.m. until 6 p.m. Wednesday, December 2, 2009, at Justen Funeral Home & Crematory, 3700 W. Charles J. Miller Road, McHenry, IL 60050.
A celebration of life service will be conducted at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Inurnment will be private.
FOr those wishing to send an expression of condolence, memorial to PADS, 14411 Kishwaukee Valley Road, Woodstock, IL 60098, would be appreciated by the family.
Friends may send an on-line condolence to his family at www.justenfh.com. For information, please call the funeral home at 815-385-2400.