ZELENT - A Mass of Christian burial was celebrated Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013, from St. Peter's Church in Plattsburgh, N.Y. for John Zelent, 85, of Plattsburgh, who died Monday, Sept. 16, 2013. Msg. Dennis Duprey, Pastor of St. Peter's Church celebrated the Mass assisted by Dan Shusda. Organist was George Shnob. Bernadette Zelent, Kristine Banister, Laura Banister, Craig Squier, Anita Squier and John Zelent placed the pall. Bernadette Zelent placed the rosary. Kristine Banister gave remarks of remembrance of John's life. John Zelent and Laura Banester read from scripture. Craig and Anita Squier presented the gifts. Pallbearers were Josh Onffroy, Jeremy Cain, Todd Brunner, Roady Fuller, Craig Squier and John Zelent. American Legion Post #20 and United States Air Force presented full military honors. Burial followed in St. Peter's Cemetery where Deacon Mark Bennett read committal prayers. Arrangements were entrusted to Brown Funeral Home, 29 Broad Street, Plattsburgh, NY 12901 (518) 561-3980. Online condolences and memorial candles may be offered at www.brownfuneralhomeinc.com.