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Wilbur Zelinsky Memorial Celebration

When: October 26, 2013


The late Wilbur Zelinsky's family and friends invite all to a celebration of the life of father, friend, and colleague. The memorial will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 26, 2013, at the Pasquerilla Spiritual Center, The Pennsylvania State University in University Park, Pa.

Please bring your stories to share and join in remembering a most remarkable man.

Following the service and reception, those who wish are welcome to gather at the home of Karen Zelinsky Kite from 4:00 - 7:00 p.m. in Pennsylvania Furnace, Pa. Directions and RSVP information is listed below.

Following are directions and lodging information:

Pasquerilla Spiritual Center directions, parking information

The Pasquerilla Spiritual Center is located on the campus of the Pennsylvania State University at the corner of Curtin and Allen Roads.

The closest visitor parking -- the Nittany Parking Deck -- is located on Fischer Road, beside the Nittany Lion Inn, and is about a five minute walk to the Center.

Follow the links for more information and a campus map.

(Note: The Nittany Parking Deck is the largest green block on the map, in the northwest corner of campus. It is accessible from Park Avenue or Allen Road.)

Out-of-towners' lodging information

There are two lodging options on the Penn State campus proper:

  • The Nittany Lion Inn  (a short walk to the Pasquerilla Spiritual Center; shuttle service available)

Other local overnight accommodations, including bed & breakfast establishments, may also be available.

After-service gathering information

(RSVP appreciated for this event at the home of Karen Zelinsky Kite)

4:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, October 26, 2013
7418 Campbell Lane, Pennsylvania Furnace, PA  16865

FROM STATE COLLEGE: Follow Route 26 SOUTH (W. College Ave.) to Pine Grove Mills. At the flashing lights, Rte. 26 turns left and heads up over the mountain. Don't turn! CONTINUE STRAIGHT on Rte. 45 WEST. Proceed about 6 miles. Make RIGHT onto Marengo Road. (Look for Pennsylvania Furnace turn-off sign.) Go ½ mile, past pond, to the top of hill and make a LEFT onto Campbell Lane, a gravel road. The house is about ½ mile in, on the left. Look for parking signs.

Total driving time from State College = approximately 20 minutes.

Please contact Hollis Zelinsky with any questions.