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 Victoria Zielinski

Victoria Zielinski

Birth
Bergen County, New Jersey, USA
Death 4 Mar 1957 (aged 15)
Mahwah, Bergen County, New Jersey, USA
Burial Honesdale, Wayne County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 7757106 · View Source
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Murder Victim. Born Victoria Ann Zielinski in Bergen County, New Jersey, the daughter of Anthony and Mary Zielinski. A sophomore at Ramsey High School in Mahwah, NJ she achieved the honor role, and also enjoyed a place on the cheer leading squad. She disappeared while walking home from a friend's house, her brutally bludgeoned body was later discovered in a nearby sand pit. The crime and the trial drew national attention. Her accused murderer was convicted and sentenced to death, though through legal machinations, the sentence was never carried out.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: L.L. Manning
  • Added: 12 Aug 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7757106
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Victoria Zielinski (6 Sep 1941–4 Mar 1957), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7757106, citing Saint John The Evangelist Roman Catholic Cemetery, Honesdale, Wayne County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .