February 23, 1930 - November 22, 2015


Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. on Monday, November 30, 2015 at St. Peter’s Catholic Church in St. Cloud for Michalina “Micki” Zupan, 85, of St. Cloud who passed away on Sunday surrounded by her loving family. Rev. Greg Lieser will officiate and burial will be at the Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery in Little Falls. Relatives and friends may call from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. on Sunday at Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home in Sauk Rapids and one hour prior to services at the church on Monday.

Michalina was born on February 23, 1930 in Gilman to Frank Sr. and Cecilia (Tadych) Lesniak. She was united in marriage to James Joseph Zupan on June 23, 1948 in Opole. The couple lived in Foley for many years and moved to St. Cloud in 1996. Micki worked at Fingerhut for many years, and the Foley Nursing Home as a cook. She was a member of St. Peter’s Catholic Church in St. Cloud and St. Peter’s Christian Women. Micki enjoyed embroidery, quilting, sewing, flower gardening and spending time with her grandchildren. She was patient, kind, inspirational in her faith and will be dearly missed.

Survivors include her children, Joseph, Michael (Becky Imholte), Catherine, Thomas (Rose), James, Jr. (Anita Retzlaff), Nancy, Robert, Randy (Sherie), John, Patricia, Steven (Joni Lyle) and Deanna; 30 grandchildren, 36 great grandchildren and siblings, Josephine Schleski and Roman (Joan) Lesniak. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband James in 2004; son, Ronald in 1965; brother, Frank, Jr. and sister, Pauline Klein.