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Jean A. Zaluski

Jean A. Zaluski

1930 - 2016

“Don’t be sad that it’s over, smile because it happened.”
Vin Scully

Jean Ann Zaluski, 86, formerly of Edwards, NY, passed away October 6, 2016, at the Samaritan Keep Home where she has been a resident since March.

Jean was born September 9, 1930, in Edwards, a daughter of the late Hazen and Mildred Archer Whitmarsh. She graduated from Edwards Central School in 1949. On October 9, 1951, she married Louis Edgar Zaluski. Jean was a member of the Edwards Methodist church.

Jean was a caring mother and wife, a homemaker who took great pride in her home and flower gardens. She loved animals, especially her Dachshund and Yorkshire Terriers.
  Surviving besides her husband, Louis, of Edwards, are a son, Steven L. (Kathy) Zaluski, of Adams Center, NY and their children, Heather (Daniel) Tarzia, of Watertown, NY, Sarah (Ehimika) Ohiorhenuan, of Los Angeles, CA; a daughter, Chris A. (Ralph) Smith,  of Cazenovia, NY and their children, Christopher (Erin), of Randolph, NJ and Scott (Jennifer) Smith, of Huntersville, NC;  four great grandchildren; a brother, Richard Whitmarsh, of Edwards, a sister, Sally (Salvatore) Capone, of Star Lake, NY, and a sister-in-law Constance Zaluski Desmond, of Lawrenceville, NJ; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

The family would like to acknowledge the wonderful care and concern that their mother received from the dedicated staff of the eighth floor at the Samaritan Keep Home.

There will be no calling hours or funeral service. Contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 441 West Kirkpatrick Street, Syracuse, NY 13204. Arrangements are with D.L. Calarco Funeral Home, Inc.


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Condolences left by other guests:

I am so sorry to hear of Jean passing. Jean was a wonderful vibrant woman loved by all.I remember her at all the family weddings and how much love she showered on others. My heart-felt condolences to Chris, Ralph, Christopher, Erin, Scott, Jennifer and all the Zaluski’s.

Love Always,

By Sandra Smith on 12 15, 2016


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Steve,
 
Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.
I’m sure your mother was a wonderful person and she will be missed.

John & Melinda

By john r sammis on 10 14, 2016


Condolences left by other guests:

My thoughts and prayers are with the family, Snook, Steven and Chris and their families. Also #### and Sally and families. Lived next to her mom and dad when I was growing up and remember when they built the their house. Many, many memories

By Rodney Jones on 10 12, 2016


Condolences left by other guests:

Sorry to hear about the lose of your mother.  Prayers for peace and comfort

By Peg Nevills on 10 12, 2016


Condolences left by other guests:

We send you all our love and prayers. Jean was a wonderful friend and we will miss her. Lisa send her love also. Jean used to write letters for Katie to Tasha and Lisa would write back to Katie from Tasha. Those letters will be treasured.
We pray that you will find the strength to deal with Jean’s passing. Remember all the good times and she will stay alive in your heart.
Love, Al and Judy

 

 

 

 

 

 

By Elton and Judith Bohall on 10 11, 2016


Condolences left by other guests:

I remember Snook and Jean when I iived across the street from them in Edwards, She always would wave and smile when she would see us outside.

By Gary B Wood on 10 11, 2016


Condolences left by other guests:

Louis, while it has been many years since our lives intersected I hold many good memories of our few years together. Please know I am keeping all of the Zaluski and Whitmarsh families in my prayers.

By Paul Darnell on 10 10, 2016


Condolences left by other guests:

Louis,  Bill and I have you and your family in our prayers and thoughts.  Jean was a very special person who touched the lives of all who knew her.

Dorothy Vorce

By Dorothy Vorce on 10 10, 2016


Condolences left by other guests:

Would like to pass on my sincere Condolences to Louis and the Family.What a beautiful and friendly women she was. My best to Tom n Sue and the girls also

By Jessie Eichinger (Bressette) on 10 10, 2016


Condolences left by other guests:

Snook, Steve & Kathy and Chris & Ralph…I wanted y’all to know that I send you my deepest sympathy. You are all in my heart and prayers.  I loved and thought a lot of Jean..she was always good to me. I stopped by my last trip home to see them which unfortunately was in 2007.
Love,
Mary Jo (aka Lila)

By Mary Jo Jones on 10 10, 2016


Condolences left by other guests:

to the Zaluski family I’m sorry to hear about Jean. She was always a smiling face whenever I came into town. She was a longtime family friend and will be greatly missed. Steve and Chris take care of your Dad.  A friend forever Ron

By Ron Bearor on 10 10, 2016


Condolences left by other guests:

Prayers and condolences from John and Christine Whitmarsh.

By John & Christine Whitmarsh on 10 10, 2016


Condolences left by other guests:

I had the great pleasure of caring for this wonderful lady at Sam Keep. I was so blessed to meet such a wonderful loving woman and her amazing family. Jean will forever be in my heart<3

By Justyne Mynch on 10 10, 2016


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