Adeline Ziniel

Adeline M. Ziniel, 78, Mandan, passed away Nov. 3, 2017, at CHI St. Alexius Health, Bismarck. Mass of Christian burial will be held at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 8, at Christ the King, Mandan, with The Rev. Chris Kadrmas as celebrant. Burial will be at North Dakota Veterans Cemetery.

Visitation will be held Tuesday from 4 to 8 p.m. at Weigel Funeral Home, Mandan, with a Women of the Moose ritual at 6:30 p.m. followed by a rosary and parish vigil. Visitation will continue at the church one hour prior to the service on Wednesday.

Adeline was born Oct. 22, 1939, in Crown Butte, to George R. Zander and Magdalena (Hellman). She was raised and educated in Judson and the Crown Butte area and later moved to Mandan. Adeline married Raymond L. Ziniel Feb. 19, 1966, in Mandan.

Adeline always enjoyed time spent with family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Adeline looked forward to going to the Medora Musical. Her hobbies included embroidery, pinochle, flower gardening, baking, and canning. She was an active member of the Mandan Women of the Moose. Adeline loved old time music and polka. Adeline was a devoted wife, mother, and friend. Her zest for life will be missed by all who knew and loved her.

Adeline will be deeply missed by her daughters, Renee (LaMonte) Kramlich, Bismarck, Michelle (Stacy) Usselmann, Mandan, RaeAnne (fiancé Bryan Wangen) Johnson, Lincoln; son, Dale, Mandan; sisters, Clara (Matt) Sturn, Bismarck, DeLores Frohnauer, Mandan; brothers and sisters-in-law, Nick (MaryLou) Zander, Irene Zander, Dorothy Zander, all of Seattle, Wash.; eight grandchildren, Kristy, Brent, Kayla, Liz, Cole, Samantha, Brittany, Makayla; and step-grandchild, Evan; six great-grandchildren, Kyler, Jayden, Kaitlyn, Winry, Madison, and Michael.

Adeline was preceded in death by her parents, George and Magdalena; her husband, Raymond L. Ziniel on May 22, 1996; brothers, Louie, Harry, Ray, John; and brother-in-law, Richard Frohnauer.

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