Zara Ann Zoellner McKinney
Zara Zoellner McKinney passed away on March 23, 2014. She was born on June
7, 1929 to Frederic and Helen Zoellner of Tonganoxie, KS and graduated
from Monticello Preparatory School and the University of Kansas. She worked
at Gulf Oil as a secretary and married Jim McKinney on August 30, 1952.
They moved to Oklahoma City in 1955 and returned to Tulsa in 1973. Always
one to find a bargain, she was one of the founding owners of Classy Consignments,
consignment store for children’s clothing, where she retired in
1993. She treasured her sisterhood in Kappa Kappa Gamma, Chapter EC of
PEO and Assistance League of Tulsa, as well as her extended family at
St. Dunstan’s Episcopal Church and Inverness Village. A passionate
Jayhawk basketball fan, she was an adept bridge player, knitter and pianist.
She is survived by her daughters, Margaret Young (Rick) and Janet Crawford
(David); son, Ric (Brigitte); 6 grandchildren; 1 great grandson; numerous
nieces and nephews. The family will have a celebration of life service
at 1:00 pm on March 27th at St. Dunstan’s with a reception immediately
following. In lieu of flowers, gifts may be made to Assistance League
Tulsa (3408 East 11th Street, Tulsa OK 74112) or Oklahoma State PEO Project Fund.
Time: Mar 27, 2014 1:00 PM
Location: St. Dunstan's
Address: 5635 E 71st St, Tulsa, OK 74136