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Rev. Abbot Clement Zeleznik, O.S.B.

December 19, 1931 - May 3, 2021

Funeral Date May 7, 2021

Friends received FRIDAY, MAY 7 AT ST. ANDREW ABBEY CHURCH, 2900 Martin Luther King Drive, FROM 1 P.M. TO 6:30 P.M. WITH MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL AT 7 P.M.  Burial Saturday, May 8 at Calvary Cemetery at 10:00 A.M.  (Wearing of masks and social distancing will be observed at church and cemetery)  In lieu of flowers, contributions are suggested to St. Andrew Abbey.  See full notice for details.

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REV. ABBOT CLEMENT (Leo) ZELEZNIK, O.S.B., age 89, died on Monday, May 3, 2021.  He was a Benedictine monk, former Abbot of Saint Andrew Abbey, longtime faculty member of Benedictine High School and graduate of the class of 1950. Beloved son of the late George and Helen (nee Richnasky) Zeleznik; loving brother of Sr. Jonathan, SND, Thomas, James, Donald and Sr. Regina Marie, SND (all deceased); dear brother-in-law of Shelli; dearest uncle and great-uncle. Friends received FRIDAY, MAY 7 AT ST. ANDREW ABBEY CHURCH, 2900 Martin Luther King Drive, FROM 1 P.M. TO 6:30 P.M. WITH MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL AT 7 P.M.  Burial Saturday, May 8 at Calvary Cemetery at 10:00 A.M.  (Wearing of masks and social distancing will be observed at church and cemetery)  In lieu of flowers, contributions are suggested to St. Andrew Abbey.  (ARRANGEMENTS BY ST. JOHN FUNERAL HOME OF BEDFORD, 440-232-1155)