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Charlotte L. Zitkovic  
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Charlotte L. (Olesky) Zitkovic, age 92 of Findlay, passed away at 7:40 a.m. on Thursday, November 5, 2020 at Brookdale Senior Living in Findlay, Ohio. Charlotte was born on March 4, 1928 to the late Charles and Nellie (Demikowski) Olesky in Pittsburg, PA. Charlotte was married to John J. Zitkovic on July 8, 1950 and he preceded her in death on October 25, 2017. Surviving are her children Charlene (Steven) Schultheis of Dublin, Ohio, John (Elizabeth) Zitkovic of Findlay, Ohio, Patricia (Stephen) Robison of Phoenix, Arizona, Bruce (Julia) Zitkovic of Findlay and Duane (Andrea Evans) Zitkovic of Findlay, Ohio; grandchildren Stephen (Amy) Zitkovic, Leigh (Nick) Ross, Zachary Zitkovic and Hollyann Zitkovic; three step-grandchildren Brent, Joel and Paul Robison; sister Hedy Marie Olesky S.N.D.; and many nieces and nephews and great nieces and great nephews. Preceding her in death were her granddaughter Magdalene M. Zitkovic, her six brothers: Charles, Stanley, Edward, Louis and Bernard Olesky, Joseph Kowalski; and her five sisters: Ann Tabak, Rose Wozniak, Stella Como, Rita Kelly and Madeline Sturgeon. Charlotte was a member of St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church and the St. Michael Alter Rosary. She loved doing crafts, dancing and big band polka music. Visitation will be held from 4:00 - 7:00 p.m. on Friday, November 13, 2020 at KIRKPATRICK-BEHNKE FUNERAL HOME, 500 Lima Ave., Findlay, Ohio. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 14, 2020 at St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church, 617 W. Main Cross Street, Findlay, Ohio. Burial will follow at St. Michael Cemetery in Findlay. Due to the COVID 19 pandemic, face masks are required and social distancing should be observed whenever possible while attending the visitation and Mass. Memorials in Charlotte's honor can be made to Susan B. Komen Foundation or a charity of your choice. Online condolences can be shared with the family at www.kirkpatrickbehnke.com.