Raymond A. Zilka
May 15, 2019
Date of Service: May 20, 2019
Interment Location: Sermon on the Mount
Raymond A. Zilka, 71, Elizabethton passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, May 15, 2019 in the Johnson City Medical Center. A native of Buffalo, New York, he was a son of the late Stephen E. & Anna Rimkus Zilka. He had lived in Elizabethton for over three years. He was retired as a Correctional Officer with the State of New York. Ray loved working puzzles and old cars.
Survivors include his life partner: Marlene Linkenhoker. A daughter: Denise Zilka, Buffalo, New York. A son: Dennis Zilka, Buffalo, New York. Six Grandchildren: Matthew, Brandi, Lacie, Dennis Jr., Dylan and Maddison. His brothers: Eugene & Norb Zilka both of New York.
Funeral Services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Monday, May 20, 2019 in Memorial Funeral Chapel with Pastor Jamie Ferguson officiating. Pallbearers will be Chad Blackburn, Tonie Hartley and others selected from family and friends. The family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m. Monday prior to the service. Condolences may be sent to the family at our web-site www.memorialfcelizabethton.com.
Memorial Funeral Chapel is serving the Zilka family