The Herald, Sharon, Pa.

May 2, 2010

Adele Christie Zalac

Former valley resident lived in Youngstown

The Herald

---- — YOUNGSTOWN — Adele Christie Zalac, formerly of Farrell and Sharon, passed away at 11 a.m. Friday, April 30, 2010, in Park Vista Retirement Community of Youngs-town. She was 92.

Mrs. Zalac was born June 24, 1919, in Brookfield, a daughter of Nicolae and Mary Kouros Christie.

She was a 1937 graduate of Farrell High School and was a WAC during World War II. She also worked at the former Sharon Steel Corp.’s Farrell plant.

Her husband, Frank Zalac, whom she married in 1954, is deceased. They had no children.

Mrs. Zalac enjoyed sewing, revamping old clothes and spending time with family.

Mrs. Zalac is survived by a sister, Eleanor Maschgan, Hendersen, Nev.; and six nieces and nephews; as well as great- and great-great-nieces and -nephews.

Besides her husband, Adele was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Nicholas and Peter Christie; a sister, Irene Donahue; and a nephew, Nicholas Christie.

The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Hospice of the Valley, 5190 Market St., Youngstown, OH 44512.


Mrs. Frank (Adele Christie), 92, Youngstown, formerly of Farrell and Sharon.

Calling hours: There are no calling hours. Friends may email condolences by visiting

Interment: With a private committal service Tuesday (5-4-10) in Oakwood Cemetery, Hermitage.

Arrangements by J. BRADLEY McGONIGLE FUNERAL HOME and CREMATORY Inc., 1090 E. State St., Sharon.