Robert J. Zimmerman, 76, of Shenandoah, former Ashland resident, passed away Friday, July 17th, at the Shenandoah Manor Nursing Center, Shenandoah. Born in Fountain Springs, May 7, 1944, he was the son of the late William and Ruth Hubler Zimmerman. He was a graduate of the former Ashland High School, class of 1962, and had been the owner of a garbage hauling business and lastly worked at the Shenandoah Rag Company until his retirement. Bob attended the Zion Reformed United Church of Christ, Ashland.
Wife: Diane Oliver, married thirty four years
Son: William Zimmerman, Shenandoah
Son: Michael Zimmerman and companion Karen Simpson, Ashland
Sister: Dorothy wife of Hans Roehricht, Lake Forest, California
Sister: Jean Price, Mahanoy City
Step Brother: Marlin Klinger, Shamokin
Grandchildren: Michael, James, and Alorah Zimmerman
Nieces and Nephews
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a graveside funeral service, Friday, July 24th, at 11 AM, in the Brock Cemetery, Ashland. Officiating will be Rev. Jack Murray pastor of St. Clair - Wade United Methodist Church, St. Clair. Visit www.Fritzfuneralhome.com. The Richard W. Fritz Funeral Home, Ashland, is in charge of arrangements.
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