Elaine M. Sedlacek, 71, of rural Tiffin, died Friday, Jan. 27, 2012, at home surrounded by her family. Funeral Mass was held Jan. 31 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Oxford, with burial following at Oak Hill Cemetery near Tiffin.
Elaine Marie (Zach) Sedlacek was born Oct. 4, 1940, in Cedar Rapids, daughter of George and Marie (Detert) Zach. She grew up in rural Swisher and graduated from Oxford High School in 1959. On April 2, 1959, she married Russell O. “Butch” Sedlacek at St. Mary’s in Oxford.