Dolores S. Dolinsky

May 2, 2021

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    • Obituary
      Dolores S. Dolinsky, 87, of Drums, formerly of Harwood passed away early Sunday morning at Mountain City Nursing Home following a courageous battle with Alzheimer’s. She was born in Hazleton on November 5, 1933, daughter of the late Joseph and Anna (Gullick) Zebelin.

      She was of the Catholic faith and a member of SS. Cyril and Methodious Church, Hazleton, PA. She was employed at Catholic Social Services in Hazleton and was an exceptional seamstress and upholsterer.  Mom (Zebby), you will be missed by all of us, especially your Josey.

      She was preceded in death by her husband, John, in 2018, and her sisters Josephine Gallagher and Catherine Polumbo. She was the last surviving member of the Zebelin family.

      She is survived by her three children, John M. Dolinsky and his companion Deborah Davis, Drums, Theresa Kelchaw and her husband, John, Hazle Township, Donna Gardner and her husband, Michael, Hummelstown.

      Also surviving are seven grandchildren, Janine Dolinsky, John Kelchaw IV, Kristen Motel, Stephen Kelchaw, Daniel Kelchaw, Ann Marie Gardner, and Michael Gardner.  Also, ten great-grandchildren, John V, Jacob, Joseph, and Eve Kelchaw, Sophia, Madelyn, and Elizabeth Motel, Caden Kelchaw, Dylan and Dakota Kelchaw.

      A special thank you to our brother John and Deborah for their kindness in taking our mother into their home for the last few years of her life and the numerous home caregivers from Comfort Keepers. A special thank you to Mountain City Nursing Home for their compassionate care for her last few months.

      Her Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, May 7th, at 9:30 A.M. in St. Cyril and Methodius Parish at St. Joseph’s Church. Burial will be in Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Cemetery.

      The Joseph A. Moran Funeral Home, 229 W. 12
      th St., Hazleton, is in charge of the arrangements.
    • Guestbook
      Michael Motil
      John ,Theresa, Donna & Family.                                            I Just Want To Send My Sincere Condolence.  On The Recent Passing Of Your beloved mother Dolores.              So Glad to Have Had Many Memories Of Your Mom over The Years .    🙏✝️   Mike Motil
      Michael Motil
      John ,Theresa, Donna & Family.                                            I Just Want To Send My Sincere Condolence.  On The Recent Passing Of Your beloved mother Dolores.              So Glad to Have Had Many Memories Of Your Mom over The Years .    🙏✝️   Mike Motil
      Shawn and Beth Moore
      So sorry for your loss.  She will be greatly missed.  May you and your family find peace in all the happy memories you have.
      Thomas and Phyllis Opiary
      John and family...

      We express our sincere condolence for your loss. You will be in our thoughts and prayers.
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