Dec. 31, 1944—Feb. 10, 2016 James William Zielinski, 71, of Crossville, TN, passed away Feb. 10, 2016. He was born Dec. 31, 1944, in Berwyn, IL, the son of William Joseph and Gloria Joy Przychodni Zielinski. He was retired from Birco Manufacturing in Addison, IL, as a punch operator foreman. He and his wife, Linda, attended Faith Baptist Church. He is survived by his wife, Linda Zielinski of Crossville; children, Robert Nicholas Zielinski and his wife Sharon of Wisconsin, Julie Ann Mueller, Tony Garcia and his wife Pamela and James Garcia, all of Illinois; sister, Laurece Kay Potocki and her husband Tony of Illinois; six grandchildren; and niece, Jorie, and great nephew, Ryan, both of Illinois. He was preceded in death by his parents. Funeral services will be held Thursday, Feb. 18, 2016, at 7 p.m. at Faith Baptist Church. The family will receive friends from 4 to 7 p.m. prior to the service at the church. Bro. Bobby Clark will officiate. Hood Funeral Home and Crematory, LLC (www.hoodfuneralhome.com) was in charge of the arrangements.