CARLSTADT, N.J. — Longtime Carlstadt resident Edward M. Zieleniewski died Monday, May 2.
Zieleniewski served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War and received the Purple Heart Award.
He was a parishioner of St. Joseph's R.C. Church.
For more than 25 years, he was a mechanic and proprietor of E.Z. Truck Service Inc. in Passaic.
Zieleniewski is survived by wife Mary (Stoltz) Zieleniewski; son, Edward M. Zieleniewski Jr.; daughter Christine Rizzi; and granddaughter Sarah Rizzi. He also is survived by brothers Michael Zieleniewski and his wife Carol, John Zieleniewski and his wife Susan and Richard Zieleniewski and his wife Lalita; along with many nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Joseph's Church Capital Campaign, 120 Hoboken Road, East Rutherford, NJ 07073 or Disabled American Veterans, P.O. Box 14301, Cincinnati, OH 45250-0301.