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Obituary for Tony Martin Jellinich

Tony Martin Jellinich, 78 of Sparta, Tennessee passed away on Friday, February 7, 2020, peacefully in the comfort of his own home surrounded by his loved ones.

Tony loved fishing, hunting, farming, working in his garden, and sharing the fruits of his labor with others. Even though Matilta was mean, he loved his cow. He was an active member of the congregation of Jehovah's Witnesses.

He is preceded in death by his Parents, Tony and Florence Jellinich; Brother, Richard; Son, Richard; and Great-Grandson, Blake.

Survivors include:

Wife of 58 years- Violette

Children- Daughter-in-Law, Connie, Karla (Scott), Tonya (Steve), Coriena (Ted), Jody (Derick), and Joe

15 Grandchildren, 27 Great-Grandchildren, 3 Brothers, and 1 Sister

A Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 15, 2020, at the Sparta Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses. His spiritual brother, Ron Cabral, will be the speaker at his memorial service. Everyone is welcome to attend.

Sparta Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses
2221 Crossville Hwy
Sparta, TN 38583

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