Dorothy Elizabeth Zelinski, 68, died Dec. 30, 2002, in Payson. She was born March 28, 1934 in Steele County, Minn.
She married her husband, John, on June 26, 1954, in Medford, Minn.
Before retirement, Mrs. Zelinski was a real estate property manager.
After moving to Payson, she worked with family at The Small Café and Payson Florist.
Mrs. Zelinski was an active member of Shepherd of the Pines Lutheran Church and Mogollon Republican Women's Club.
She is survived by her husband, John, of Payson; daughters, Robyn Lorentz (Mark) of Payson and Tamara Snodgres (Jon) of Pleasanton, Calif.; sons, Craig J. Zelinski of Canyon Lake, Calif. and Todd Zelinski (Sharon) of Payson; sisters, Bernice Hinkie (Russ) of Brainard, Minn. and Florence Wolfe of Misswa, Minn.; brother, Robert Albrecht (Lil) of Nisswa, Minn.; nine grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
A memorial service was held Jan. 2, 2003 at Shepherd of the Pines Lutheran Church.
Donations can be made to the Dorothy Zelinski Memorial Fund, c/o SAFCU, 512 S. Beeline Highway, Payson, AZ 85541. Proceeds will be donated for youth projects.
Arrangements were handled by Messinger Payson Funeral Home.