Obituary: Carl Zelinsky


Carl S. Zelinsky, of Greenwich died July 19, 2019 at home. Born in Brockton, Mass. he was the son of the late Bernard Zelinsky and Janet Lazarus Zelinsky. Mr. Zelinsky started his insurance agency in Greenwich in 1980 and was very involved in the Greenwich community. He was also a supporter of the Greenwich and Nantucket Historical Society, and the Bruce Museum. Mr. Zelinsky is survived by his wife Irene Brant Zelinsky, a daughter, Sandy Lorberbaum and her husband Neal, a son-in-law, Cliff Berger, a sister, Shirley Garber, and six grandchildren. Mr. Zelinsky was predeceased by a daughter, Lisa Berger.

Services were held Monday, July 22 at 10 a.m. in Temple Sholom, Greenwich, followed by Shiva held at his home. Shiva hours are: Monday 1 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. and Tuesday, 5 to 8 p.m. A memorial service will also be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation, 57 West 57th Street, New York, NY 10019, alzdiscovery.org

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