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Donald Leo Zimmerman

January 26, 2017

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Donald L. Zimmerman  75, of Qunicy, MI, formerly of Payne, passed away Thursday, January 26, 2017, at Parkview Hospital, Fort Wayne.

Don was born in Van Wert, a son of the late Leo & Mildred (Cryer) Zimmerman.

He proudly served in the U.S. Army & was a specifications engineer at Navistar. Don was a member of Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, Quincy, St. James Lutheran Church, Payne & American Legion Post 297.

Don will always be remembered for his spunk, his smile & laughter that he shared with others. His family was his greatest achievement. His family will always cherish their time with him, especially at the lake.

He will be sadly missed by his children Bryan (Amy Conn) of Fort Wayne & Corinne "Corky" of Durham, ME; grandsons Cody, Bryson, Drew & Charles "Charlie".

On June 30, 2016 he was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Ruth Ann, whom he married May 15, 1965.

His funeral service is Tuesday, 11 am at St James Lutheran Church, Payne, with viewing one hour prior.

Viewing is also Monday, 4 - 8 pm at Dooley Funeral Home, 5761 SR 500, Payne.Ohio.

He will be laid to rest at Lehman Cemetery, with military honors.

Memorials are to Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, Quincy, MI or American Legion Post 297, Payne.

Condolences and fond memories may be shared at

 Service Information

January 30, 2017

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Dooley Funeral Home
5761 State Route 500
Payne, OH 45880

January 31, 2017

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Saint James Lutheran Church
511 W. Townline
Payne, Ohio 45880

Funeral Service
January 31, 2017

11:00 AM
Saint James Lutheran Church
511 W. Townline
Payne, Ohio 45880

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