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Marion Anthony Zioncheck
Birth: Dec. 5, 1900, Poland
Death: Aug. 7, 1936
Seattle
King County
Washington, USA

US Congressman. Flamboyant Seattle Democratic Congressman from 1932 to 1936. A hard-working and idealistic new Dealer, Marion Zioncheck began acting erratically in early 1936. His stunts included dancing in fountains and driving up the White House lawn. He was committed to a Maryland mental hospital but escaped just in time to file his re-election papers in Washington State. Days later he committed suicide by jumping out his Arctic Building campaign office window, landing on the Third Avenue sidewalk below. The vacancy created by Zioncheck's sudden death opened the door for Warren G. Magnuson's long Congressional career. 
 
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  Frances Zioncheck (1879 - 1936)
 
Burial:
Evergreen Washelli Memorial Park
Seattle
King County
Washington, USA
Plot: Section 3, Lot 0349, Grave 3
GPS (lat/lon): 47.71275, -122.34534
 
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Record added: Jul 11, 2000
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Marion Anthony Zioncheck
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Marion Anthony Zioncheck
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Marion Anthony Zioncheck
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- Jeanie
 Added: Feb. 4, 2014
I'm sorry you became so ill and decided to leave us too soon, Marion Anthony. Rest in Peace. See you in Heaven.
- Mary
 Added: May. 26, 2012

- Arthur F. Meincke
 Added: Jun. 27, 2011
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