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Stephen Zsedeny, 55, a carpenter, died Monday morning at his home near here following a heart attack. He was the son of the late Stephen and Mary Naggie Zsedeny.

Surviving are his wife, Frances Elizabeth Zsedeny; theree sons Emory S., Bridgeville; Sgt. First Class Harold S. Zsedeny, in Army at Fort Baker, Calif; Airman First Class Garnett J. Zsedeny, stationed in Illinois; three daughters,
Mrs. Leona Ladd and Mrs. Margaret bryan, both of Detroit, Mich.: Miss Jeanne E. Zsedeny, Bridgeville; nine grandchildren and two great grandchildren.

Services were held Thursday at 2 P.M. in the Hardesty Funeral Home. The Rev. John N. Wooten, pastor of the Union Methodist Church will officiate and interment in Bridgeville Cemetery.

Mrs Frances Elizabeth Zsedeny, 66, widow of Stephen Zsedeny died Sunday at the home of a son, Harold in Hopkinsville, KY.

In addition to the son, there, she is survived by two others, Emory, Greenwood, and Garnett of Stillwater, Okla., three daughters, Mrs Leona Ladd, Detroit,  Mrs Margaret Bryan and Mrs Jeanne Swissler, both of Chicago, 16 grandchildren and four greatgrandchildren, a sister Mrs Burton Walls, and a brother, Garnett Newell, both of Milford.

Services were held Thursday at 11 A.M. from the Hardesty Funeral Home. Interment was in the Bridgeville Cemetery.


Emory Francis Zedney, 70, of Brockton, Mass., died Thursday, Oct. 26, 1995 at the VA Medical Center in Brockton, after a lengthy illness.

He was born in Sudlersville, Md., the son of the late Stephen and Frances Newell Zsedeny. He was raised in Bridgeville and was a long-time resident of Sussex County, moving to Massachusetts in 1986.

Mr. Zedney served in the U. S. Army during World War II.

Survivors include his former wife, Agnes Butler of Cannon; three sons, Stephan D. Zedney of Roy, Utah; David B. Zedney of Detroit, Mich., and E. Glen Zedney of Key West, FLA.; four daughters, Frances L. Williamson of Federalsburg, Md., Karen S. Brittingham of Seaford, Sarah Newsome of Dover, and Sharon L. Contini of Cannon; two brothers, Harold Zsedeny of San Diego, Calif., and Garnett Zsedeny of Chateaugay, N. Y.; two sisters, Leona Ladd of Detroit, Mich., and Jeanne Pepper of San Diego, Calif.; 13 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

He was cremated in Massachusetts. Following a memorial service at 1 p.m., Saturday, May 18, his remains will be interred next to his mother's in Bridgeville Cemetery. Military honors will be provided by the Seaford American Legion Post.


Mass of Christian Buriel for Margaret Zettler, 92, of Devils Lake was held Thurs. at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Devils Lake. Interment was in the family plot of St. Peter and Paul Cemetery, rural Webster. She died Nov. 8, 1987 at the Lake Region Lutheran Home in Devils Lake.

Fr. Edward Sherman officiated. Pallbearers were Mike Zettler, Fred Rance Jr., Dennis Miller, Edward Miller, Nick Miller & Kevin Regan. The Zimmerman Funeral Home of Devils Lake was in charge of arrangements.

Margaret Zettler was born Aug. 13, 1895, the daughter of George & Catherine (Newell) Swain at Hensel. She moved to the Webster area with her parents where she attended school. She married Charles Zettler April 24, 1916 at Webster. They farmed in Harding Township until 1977, when they moved into Devils Lake. Mr. Zettler died April 7, 1981. She had been a resident of the Lake Region Lutheran Home the past five years.

Survivors include 3 sons, Raymond of Devils Lake, Donald of Loretto, Tenn. & Allen of Hemet, Calif.; a daughter, Gertrude Whitehouse of York, Pa.; a brother, John of Hemet, Calif.; 15 grandchildren; 33 great-grandchildren; & a great-great-grandchild.