Elenore Martha Zinn, 85, of Sparta, New Jersey passed away on August 25, 2019 in Heath Village, Hackettstown, New Jersey. Elenore was born in Brooklyn, New York and lived in Essex Fells for many years before moving to Sparta in 1997. She was a member of the Essex County Water Painters Association and continued to paint in Sussex County after moving to Sparta.
Elenore was a graduate of Northeastern Bible College, class of 1988, where she was the oldest member of her class. She had a passion for painting, God and her family. Elenore is survived by her beloved children: Robert Zinn and his wife Amy of Essex Fells, NJ; Laura Zinn of Sparta, NJ; Mark Zinn and his wife Renee of Fairfield, NJ and Stephen Zinn and his wife Carrie of Sparta, NJ. She also leaves behind her loving grandchildren: Noah, Ethan, Evan, and Ryan and her devoted sister Dorothy Erecalde.
The family will hold a private memorial service in the future to celebrate Elenore’s life. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in her memory to: Calvary Lutheran Church, 23 South Prospect St, Verona, NJ 07044. The Goble Funeral Home, 22 Main St, Sparta, NJ 07871.