Michael served on Cleveland City Council, representing the Detroit-Shoreway neighborhood. Upon his unexpected death in June, 1974, Mary was appointed by Council President George L. Forbes to fill his seat. She was subsequently elected to three more terms, and became the first woman to serve as Cleveland City Council's majority whip.
Their son, Matt Zone currently represents the same area of the city on Cleveland City Council that Michael and Mary both represented.
Their nephew, Joseph Zone, is a Cleveland Municipal Court judge.
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