Minnie Lee Zent
January 21, 1922 ‒ April 17, 2001
MANSFIELD: Minnie Lee Zent, age 79, of 6544 County Road 37, died Tuesday afternoon April 17, 2001 in Lexington Court Care Center.
She was born January 21, 1922 in Spartanburg, SC, to C.C. and Mary Owens Teseniar, and was graduated from Tiffin High School.
A Galion resident most of her life, Mrs. Zent was a homemaker who dedicated her life to loving and supporting her family.
She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law Carol & Stephen Melchior, with whom she made her home; two sons and daughters-in-law Dwane & Kathy Zent of Apopka, FL, and Michael & Gloria Zent of Longview, FL; 10 grandchildren; and 14 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband Carl Edward Zent in 1960; a sister Ollie Horton and a brother James Teseniar.
Friends may call Thursday April 19, 2001 from 6-8 pm in the Lexington Avenue Snyder Funeral Home. A funeral service for the family will be held in the funeral home Friday. The Rev. David Root will officiate. Burial will follow in Iberia Cemetery.