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Zarko Reljin

February 11, 1930 ~ November 4, 2017 (age 87)

Zarko Reljin, 87, peacefully finished his earthly course and went to his eternal reward on Saturday, November 4, 2017.  He was born on February  11, 1930 in Mokrin, Yugoslovia to Rista and Dragica Reljin.  He immigrated to the United States in 1964, and married his beloved Helen in 1965.  He worked as a machinist at Universal Precision Products until his retirement in 2005 at age 75.  He was devoted to his Lord and his family and will always be remembered for his strong work ethic and for his relief efforts for the needy. 

Zarko was preceded in death by his parents and five siblings.  He is survived by his wife, Helen, of 52 years; children, Eleanor (Mitch), Milena (Brian), Ron (Lillie), Dan (Amy), Mickey, Evelyn (Pete), Tom, Natalie, Rob (Jamie) and Emily; siblings, Ljubica, Neva, Bora, and Ranko of Serbia, and Pavka of Austria; 22 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren.

Friends may call at Bacher Funeral Home, 3250 Greenwich Rd., Norton on Thursday, November 9, 2017 from 5 to 8 p.m. where services will be held on Friday, November 10, 2017 at 10 a.m. Ministers Louie Pejnovic and Steve Udicki officiating.  Interment at Greenlawn Memorial Park. 

Zarko has requested that no flowers be sent. 

Donations may be made to

Eastern European Relief Committee

c/o Nick Botosan

4770 Copley Rd.

 Akron, OH 44321


 Service Information

November 9, 2017

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Bacher Funeral Home
3250 Greenwich Road
Norton, OH 44203

Funeral Service
November 10, 2017

10:00 AM
Bacher Funeral Home
3250 Greenwich Road
Norton, OH 44203

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