Tye Zielinski was born in Goldendale to Burl and Debbie Zielinski on Aug. 2, 1979 and passed away in Mesa, Arizona, on Jan. 9, 2021, due to complications from an extended illness.

He graduated from Goldendale High School in 1997 and was well-known for his career at Goldendale Tire. He was an avid hunter, fisherman, and loved all things rodeo.

He is survived by his father Burl and stepmother Lyn of Goldendale, brother Jace of Yakima, stepbrother Beau Peck of Goldendale, stepsister Kaitie Lewis of Newberg, Oregon, and son Wade of Goldendale, along with nieces and a nephew, many cousins, and an uncle, Harry Zielinski of Mississippi.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Debbie Zielinski. There will be a Celebration of Life at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Huntington’s Disease Society of America at hdsa.org.