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Obituaries on this page for: June WALTRIP; Susan WARK; Dorothy WARNER; Ronald WARREN; Joby WATKINS; Margaret WENING; Leona WERBER; Hazel WILSON; Randy WILSON; Levi WISMER; Mary Jane WISMER; Joyce WITHEY; Roy WOOD; Iva WOODRUFF; Dalen WYATT; Ilene ZIEGLER; Leonard ZIEMBA; Margaret ZIMMERMAN; Clark ZINNECKER.

Tuscola County Advertiser Caro, MI.
June WALTRIP--Caro--Passed away on Saturday, May 20, 2000 at St. Mary's Hospital, Saginaw. She was 77. She was born on June 30, 1922 at Ravenden Springs, Arkansas, and came to Flint as a child. She was a graduate of Flint Northern High School. The former June Holder married Lawrence "Art" Waltrip on September 21, 1940 in Flint. While her husband was in the service, she was employed at AC in Flint. They moved to Dearborn in 1948 and she worked at Ford Motor Company. After their retirement, they moved to Florida and spent the most enjoyable 18 years of her life. In order to be closer to their children, they came to Caro in 1994. Mrs. Waltrip enjoyed shelling while she was in Florida and for many years she loved square dancing. She was a member of the Baptist faith and a Sunday school teacher in her early years. She is survived by her husband, Art Waltrip; three children and their spouses, Lana and Rick McNutt of Livonia, Rebecca and Randell Fielder of Caro, Wayne Waltrip and special friends, Christine and Guy of Dearborn; three grandchildren, Mark and Stefanie, Daniel, Eric; one great-grandson, Christopher; three sisters and one brother, Jane Betanzos of Westland, Sue Condor of Kennett, Missouri, Clifford Nettles of Longview, Texas, Beverly and Jim Read of South Rockwood; several nieces and nephews. She was preceded by a grandson, Randell Fielder, Jr. Funeral service was held at Collon Funeral Home of Caro on Tuesday, May 23 at 2 p.m. wih Pastor Edward A. Kile of Millington Church of the Nazarene officiating. Burial was in Indianfields Township Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Waltrip Family Discretionary Fund.

Tuscola County Advertiser Dated June 7, 2000
Susan K. WARK--Millington--Passed away on Tuesday, June 6, 2000 at Bay Medical Center. She was born on June 29, 1959 at Bay City and was a 1978 Pinconning High School graduate. She worked for the last 22 years as an adult foster care aide. Susan lived in Arenac, Bay and Tuscola counties. She dearly loved using the telephone. In the past she enjoyed ceramics and loved the Christmas holiday more than most. She is survived by her father and his wife, Ron and June Wark of Caro; three brothers, one sister and spouses, Michael Wark of Sonoma, California, Cathy and Robert Collier of Fairgrove, Keith and Becky Londry of Bay City, Kevin and Sally Londry of Caro; several nieces and nephews; a very special aunt, Maxine Harley Martin of Bay City; many aunts, uncles and cousins, as well as her many friends at Jensen House in Millington; her beloved dog, Gina. She was preceded in death by her mother, Irene Londry and a brother, Steven Wark. Funeral service will be held at Collon Funeral Home of Caro on Friday, June 9 at 10 a.m. with Rev. Duane Miller officiating. Cremation will follow the service. Visitation will be at Collon Funeral Home Thursday from 4-9 p.m. and on Friday from 9 a.m. until time of service at 10 a.m. Memorials may be made to the charity of the donor's choice.

Tuscola County Advertiser Dated June 7, 2000
Dorothy A. WARNER--Caro--Passed away Tuesday, June 6, 2000 at Hills and Dales General Hospital following a lingering illness. She was 67. She was born May 8, 1933 in Detroit, the daughter of the late Richard and Alinde (Koerber) Hamilton. She was married to Glen M. Warner on November 29, 1957 in Angola, Indiana. He passed away January 12, 1992. Dorothy was employed at the Kingston Schools for several years, retiring in 1974. She enjoyed sewing, crocheting afghans for her friends and family and making all kinds of crafts. These last few years she became a NASCAR fan of Jeff Gordon, car #24. Surviving are two daughters and one son, Linda and Donald Walker of Harrison, Karen and Ted Craft of Caro and Scott Warner of Detroit; four grandchildren, Penny Walker of Harrison, Brian Kratz ll, Kristin and Aaron Kratz, all of Caro; one sister and six brothers, Pat Hayes of Troy, John Cripps of San Antonio, Texas, Paul (Maria) Cripps of San Antonio, Texas, George (Diane) Cripps of Colorado, Robert (Sharon) Cripps of Burton, Royal (Chris) Cripps Jr. of Davison and Joseph (Nancy) Cripps of Marlette; many nieces and nephews. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by two sisters, Marilyn Hamilton in 1975 and Frances Pritchett in 1984. The funeral service will be held at the Ransford Funeral Home in Caro at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 8. Burial will follow in the Novesta Twp. Cemetery. Friends may call at the Ransford Funeral Home Wednesday from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. and on Thursday from 9 a.m. until the time of service at 11 a.m. Memorials may be made to the donors' local school's anti-smoking campaign.

Tuscola County Advertiser Caro, MI. Dated: September 13, 2000
Ronald L. WARREN--Caro--Died Sunday afternoon, August 27, 2000 at the Scripps Green Hospital in LaJolla, California following a 15-month battle with cancer. He was 79. Ron was born February 4, 1921 in Highland Park, MI., the son of the late Charles and Jenny Sybil (Langdon) Warren. He lived in Highland Park until serving with the Army during World War ll in Africa, Europe and California. Ron worked as a construction worker, purchasing agent and finally a toxic waste safety engineer until his retirement in 1986. During his time in California, he was a past President of the San Diego Propeller Club. He was an active member and Elder in the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints for about 40 years. After his retirement, they returned to Michigan, settling in Caro, where he joined and became very involved with the Caro Rotary Club and Rotary International. He was a past President, a past District Governor and a Rotary Paul Harris Fellow. From 1981 through 1996, Ron and Ilene traveled to Scotland nine times researching and enjoying their family heritage and acquiring many long-lasting friendships and memories. They continued to live in Caro until Ilene's sudden death on December 20, 1998. Ron went to visit family in California in January of 1999, where he was diagnosed with leukemia in April of 1999. Surviving are his niece, Evelyn Dunlap of Independence, MO; his grandniece, who he called his daughter and with whom he had lived with the last 15 months, Renee Norling and her husband, Rick of Encinitas, CA; and Ron's grandchildren, Erika and Brooke Norling. In keeping with Ron's wishes, cremation has taken place. There will be no visitation at the funeral home. A memorial funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, September 16 at the Caro Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints on Deckerville Rd., with Elder Jerry Bernhardt officiating. His long time friend, Rep. Duncan Hunter of California will also speak. Burial has already taken place in the family lot in the Evergreen Cemetery near Shabbona. Memorial contributions may be made to the Caro RLDS Chapel Fund or the Caro Rotary Scholarship Fund. The Ransford Funeral Home of Caro assisted the family with these funeral arrangements.

Tuscola County Advertiser Caro, MI. Unknown Date
Joby James Spencer WATKINS--Holyoke, CO--Died as a result of a motor vehicle accident Monday, May 15, 2000 in Holyoke, CO. He was two years of age. He was born Monday, October 20, 1997 in Saginaw to Amy Mae Spencer. Joby is survived by his parents, Amy and Shamrock Ellison "Rocky" Watkins, Jr. of Holyoke; and a sister, Kayla Mae Watkins of Holyoke. Surviving grandparents are Wanda Cummings, Leonard Spencer, and Shamrock Watkins, Sr., all of Michigan, Susy Kain of Colorado; maternal aunts and uncles, Joey Spencer, Kenny Wonoccott, Tammy Spencer, Larry Spencer, James Spencer, Tyler Spencer, and Alisa Spencer, all of Michigan; paternal aunts and uncles, Jenny Eastman of Michigan, Janey Ramos of Colorado, Tammy Padretti of Wisconsin, Joshua Watkins of Colorado, and Jon Kain of Wyoming; also great-grandmother, Mae Rasmussen of Michigan. Funeral service was held at 10 a.m. Monday, May 22 at the Holyoke Community Church. Interment followed in Holyoke Memorial Park. Pastor Mike McCarthy of the Holyoke Community Church officiated at the service. Roberts-Baucke Funeral Service of Holyoke was in charge of arrangements.

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Widow Of Geo. WENING Is Dead At The Age Of 80--Headline Mrs. Margaret Wening, 80, died at 3:20 yesterday afternoon at the home of a daughter, Mrs. Walter Buchta, near Haysville. She had been ill for the past three months, and underwent a gall bladder operation in the Stork Hospital, on December 12. Mrs. Wening was the widow of George Wening, who died on December 21, 1943. She was born in Harbison township on December 22, 1870, the daughter of Albert and Anna Mann Kieffner. Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Walter Buchta of R. 3, Jasper and Mrs. Otto Fuhrman of R. 2, Otwell; four sons, George, Andrew, Leo and Edgar, all of R. 2, Jasper; 21 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren. A daughter, Kordelia, died in 1901 at the age of five. The body will be taken at 4 o'clock this afternoon from the Schmutzler Funeral Home in Jasper to the Walter Buchta residence a mile west of Haysville. Funeral services will be held in St. Paul Lutheran Church in Haysville at 2 p.m. Saturday, with Dr. H. J. Brede officiating. Burial will be in St. Paul cemetery.
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Funeral services will be held in St. Paul Lutheran Church in Haysville at 2 o'clock Saturday afternoon for Mrs. Margaret Wening. Burial will be in St. Pauls cemetery. Mrs. Wening, the widow of George Wening, died Wednesday afternoon at the home of a daughter, Mrs. Walter Buchta at the age of 80. The remains are at the Buchta home a mile west of Haysville.

The County Press Lapeer, MI. Dated June 7, 2000
Leona B. Goodrich WERBER--Klamath Falls, Ore.--Leona B. Goodrich Werber, 96, of Klamath Falls, Ore. and Lapeer, died May 25, 2000. She was born Nov. 13, 1903, in Lapeer, to Sam and Effie Babcock. She married Glenn Goodrich on May 26, 1926. She was a bookkeeper for the Lapeer County Press and a Worthy Matron of the Eastern Star and a member of the First Presbyterian Church. She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Frank and Barbara Cannon of Klamath Falls, Ore.; grandsons and wives, Gary and Doreen Cannon of Portland, Ore. and Glenn and Tabitha Cannon of Fort Hood, Texas; granddaughter and husband, Steve and LeeAnn Pettit of Scottsdale, Ariz.; great-granddaughter, Elaina Pettit of Scottsdale, Ariz.; and a great-granddaughter and grandson, Gina and Drew Cannon of Ft. Hood, Texas. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Glenn Goodrich in 1948 and her second husband, Wilford Werber in 1981. Memorial contributions may be made to the Peace Memorial Presbyterian Church in Klamath Falls, Ore. Funeral services were held May 28, 2000, at O'Hair and Riggs Funeral Chapel, Klamath Falls, Ore. Larry Bunnell of the Peace Presbyterian Memorial Church officiated. Burial was in Mt. Hope Cemetery, Lapeer. Arrangements by Baird-Newton Funeral Home, Lapeer.

Cass City Chronicle Cass City, MI. Dated: May 30, 2001
Hazel Tomlinson WILSON, 84, of Cass City, formerly of Caro, died Sunday, May 27, 2001 at Tendercare in Cass City. She was born July 27, 1916, in Novesta Township, the daughter of John and Sophia McLean. She was a lifelong resident of Cass City and Caro areas. She married Lawrence Wilson in 1939. He preceded her in death in 1968. She then married Herbert Tomlinson in 1975. He preceded her in death in 1999. Tomlinson was a homemaker and raised her 2 sons. She was the Ellington Township clerk for many years. She was a member of the Sutton Sunshine United Methodist Church. She is survived by one son and his wife, Gene and Donna Wilson of Caro; 7 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; a daughter-in-law and her husband, Mona and Richard Clik of Caro; one sister, Geraldine Fischer of Cass City, and several nieces and nephews. In addition to her husbands, she was preceded in death by one son, David Wilson. Funeral services were scheduled Wednesday at 1 p.m. at Collon Funeral Home, Caro, with Pastor Rev. Jacques, of sutton Sunshine United Methodist Church officiating. Burial will be at Ellington Township Cemetery.

Tuscola County Advertiser Dated: July 18, 2001
Randy E. WILSON--Bay City, formerly Caro & Marlette--Died Thursday, July 12, 2001 at his home in Bay City at the age of 33. He was an electronics technician and lived in Bay City for three years and was previously from Caro and Marlette. He was born April 11, 1968 in Davenport, Iowa, son of R. Grant Wilson and Charme L. Froehner. He graduated from Marlette High School in 1986, received his associate's degree in electronics from Baker Community College in 1992. Mr. Wilson is survived by his father, R. Grant (Doris) Wilson of Marlette; mother, Charme Froehner of Caro; sisters, Ginger (Brian) Stamp of Marlette; Star (David) Sutphin of Rochester Hills; grandmother, Mildred Froehner of Caro; several aunts and uncles. Funeral service was held Monday, July 16 at 11 a.m. in the Marlette First United Methodist Church in Marlette with Rev. Daniel Bowman officiating. Interment was in the Marlette Cemetery. Casket bearers were Brian Stamp, Dave Sutphin, Bill Witucki, Don Hoig, Shawn Varey and Mark Brown. Memorials may be made to the Michigan Brain Injury Alliance. Marsh Funeral Chapel of Marlette was in charge of arrangements.

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Death of Levi WISMER 1913
Levi WISMER, a well known pioneer of Bad Axe and Huron County, died at his home a mile east of Bad Axe, Friday April 11. Heart failure was the cause of death and it was very sudden. Deceased was 72 years old and living many years in Lincoln township. Funeral services were held at his late residence on Tuesday, conducted by Rev. D.S. Carmichael. The widow, one son William, of Verona and several sons in the west. Interment in Verona Cemetery.
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Levi WISMER--In addition to the information published about the late Levi Wismer last week it should have stated that he was born in Waterloo, Ont., and moved to Blumfield township instead of Lincoln. The remaining children are Mrs. John Cornish of Redman, Mrs. Henry Vandewath of Gladwin, Shadrick W., of Manitoba, Isiah of Redman, Mrs. Thos. Wressel of St. Paul and William at home.

Mrs. Mary Jane WISMER died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Mary E. Cornish, at Bad Axe, Aug. 28, 1920. Deceased was born at Plattsville, Ontario, Aug. 14, 1850, and with her parents moved to Zurich, Hay Township, Ont., some years later where she married Levi Wismer in 1871; later, about 1886, they moved to Cheboygan, Mich., returning to Canada a year later on account of poor health. They remained a short time then came back to Redman, Huron County, Michigan, and lived there about 20 years. Then they moved to Bad Axe and vicinity, where she has lived until the death of her husband, seven years ago. For about six years she has been with her children at different places for her health, both at St. Paul, Minn. and Gladstone, Mich., returning to Bad Axe one and one half years ago. Of ten children, six survive; three being present at the funeral--Mary E. Cornish and Wm J. Wismer of Bad Axe; Isaiah, of Redman; Shadrach M., of Portage La Prairie; Mrs. H. VanDeweghe, of Gladstone, and Mrs. T.G. Wressell, of St. Paul, Minn. were unable to be here. The pall bearers were old friends and neighbors from her old home at Redman.

Tuscola County Advertiser Caro, MI. Dated: October 11, 2000
Joyce L. WITHEY--Caro--Passed away on Saturday, October 7, 2000 at Heartland Hampton, Bay City. She was 70. She was born on April 20, 1930 at Saginaw. The former Joyce Lockhart married William D. Withey and he preceded her in death on October 30, 1983. Mrs. Withey enjoyed her family, especially her grandchildren, as well as playing cards and working crossword puzzles. She was a devoted homemaker. She is survived by three daughters and their spouses, Willa and Paul Rousseau of Bay City, Charlotte Ann and Terry Dunham of Caro, Nancy and Timothy Roach of Columbiaville; eight grandchildren, Kristin, Katelyn and Courtney Rousseau, Adam, Taryn and Jordan Dunham, Chelsea and Karlee Roach; one brother, two sisters and their spouses, Robert and Joyce Lockhart of Birch Run, Evangeline and Mickey Smith of Clarkston, Washington, Ruth and Jerry Pomeroy of Saginaw; several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by three brothers, Donald, Carl and Larry Lockhart; a sister, Barbara Bailey; and a nephew, Jerry Pomeroy, Jr. Funeral service was held at Collon Funeral Home of Caro on Tuesday, October 10 at 1 p.m. with Pastor John Wernecke of Zion Lutheran officiating. Burial was in Indianfields Township Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Human Development Commission Day Care Center.

Tuscola County Advertiser in Caro, MI. Dated: July 29, 2000
Roy Melvin WOOD--Deford--Died Tuesday, July 25, 2000 in Tendercare Nursing Facility, Cass City. He was 88. He was born October 18, 1911 in Deford to William and Elsa (Stevenson) Wood. He married Genevieve Dillon December 28, 1949 in Gagetown. She died July 28, 1984. Roy farmed and was Kingston Township treasurer for many years and also worked at General Cable in Cass City. Roy enjoyed gardening and was a big Detroit Tiger fan. Roy is survived by his children, Larry (Sally) Wood of Deford, Patty (Tony) DeNicolo of Whitehall; grandchildren, Brent (Anne) Wood, Daryl (Shannon) Wood, Kristy Wood, Katie Wood, Marty DeNicolo, Anna DeNicolo; sisters, Edith Childs of Fenton, Violet Ashcroft of Keego Harbor; many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his brother, Clare; and sister Iva Law. Funeral service was held Friday, July 28 at Kranz Funeral Home, Cass City with Sr. Ruth Adamites of St. Michael Catholic Church, Wilmot officiating. Interment was in Novesta Township Cemetery, Cass City. Memorials may be made to Tendercare Nursing Facility, Cass City.

Tuscola County Advertiser Caro, MI. Dated August 12, 2000
Iva I. WOODRUFF--Croswell--Died Thursday, August 10, 2000 in Tendercare Nursing Facility, Cass City. She was 94. Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m., Sunday, August 13 at Kranz Funeral Home, Cass City. Interment is in Elk Township Cemetery, Peck. Visitation is 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday, August 12 at Kranz Funeral Home of Cass City. Memorials may be made to American Heart Association.

Tuscola County Advertiser Caro, MI. Dated: Sept. 30, 2000
Dalen Wylie WYATT--Kingston--Our hearts are broken, our arms are empty. Our son, Dalen Wylie Wyatt was stillborn Sunday, September 24, 2000 in William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak. As Dalen's parents, Rebecca (Mikels) and Len Wyatt, we shared our sorrow with our family and friends Tuesday, September 26 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Kranz Funeral Home, Kingston. Dalen will also be missed by his grandparents, Roger and Barbara Mikels of Miltonvale, KS, Leon and Alice Wyatt of Bartlesville, OK; great-grandparents, Martha Olson of Miltonvale, KS, Orai Lehman of Bartlesville, OK, Garland and Dortothea Wyatt of Bartlesville, OK; aunt, Rhonda Mikels of Broken Arrow, OK; uncles, Lester and Amanda Wyatt of Bartlesville, OK, Lance Wyatt of Bartlesville, OK. Dalen was preceded in death by his great-grandparents, Dale Olson, Clennon Mikels, Dorothy Lehman, Orpha Lehman, Laveda Hawkins, Jess Hawkins. Dalen's funeral service was held privately at his graveside, officiated by Dr. Rudyard Fay and Rev. Ken Sandefur. Memorials may be made to Kingston Wesleyan Church. Dalen was buried in Kingston Cemetery. Kranz Funeral Home of Kingston was in charge of arrangements.

Tuscola County Advertiser Caro, MI. Dated July 1, 2000
Ilene W. ZIEGLER--Caro--Passed away on Wednesday, June 28, 2000 at Covenant Cooper, Saginaw. She was 68. She was born on January 1, 1932, in Caro, and was a 1950 Caro High School graduate. The former Ilene Henry married Clifton "Kip" Ziegler on October 1, 1954. Mrs. Ziegler worked in banking all of her working career, first at the Peoples State Bank in Caro and later at Barnett Banks in Florida. She enjoyed arts and crafts, especially making angel dolls. She was a member of the Women of the Moose and grew up attending the Watrousville United Methodist Church. She is survived by her husband, Clifton "Kip" Ziegler; four sons, Thomas and Debra Ziegler of Winter Park, FL, Jacob and Kim Ziegler of Deltona, FL, Charles and Debbie Ziegler of Jacksonville, FL, Robert and Tanya Ziegler of Jacksonville, FL; six grandchildren, one great-grandson; one sister and one brother, Edna Goodchild of Houghton Lake and Stanley and Geraldine Henry of Caro; several nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, Roy and Ila Henry, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Frederick and William Henry; and a sister, Virginia Henry. A memorial service was held at Watrousville United Methodist Church on Friday, June 30 at 2 p.m. with Rev. Sampson officiating. Memorials may be made to the Watrousville United Methodist Church. Arrangements were made by the Collon Funeral Home of Caro.

Tuscola County Advertiser Caro, MI. Dated: July 26, 2000
Leonard Gerald ZIEMBA--Decker--Died Saturday, July 22, 2000 in his home. He was 59. Funeral service was held 1 p.m. Tuesday, July 25 at St. Michael Catholic Church, Wilmot with Rev. Rick Bokinskie and Sr. Ruth Adamites officiating. Interment was in St. Michael Cemetery, Wilmot. Memorials may be made to St. Michael Catholic Church. Kranz Funeral Home of Cass City was in charge of arrangements.

Tuscola County Advertiser Caro, MI. Dated: July 26, 2000
Margaret "Maggie" ZIMMERMAN--Reese--Died early Monday morning, July 24, 2000 at her home. She was 63. The daughter of the late Frank F. and Alma (Leoffler) Overton was born May 19, 1937 in Saginaw. She was married to Arthur L. Zimmerman October 31, 1959 in Richville. He predeceased her June 13, 1996. Margaret was a member of the Trinity Lutheran Church in Reese. Maggie was a former employee of the Bavarian Inn in Frankenmuth and enjoyed cooking, babysitting and taking care of her two grandsons. Surviving are her son, Daryl Zimmerman of Essexville; her daughter-in-law, Noreen Zimmerman, also of Reese; and two grandchildren, Michael and Stephen Zimmerman. In addition to her parents and husband, Margaret was predeceased by one son, Michael Zimmerman, who died February 27, 1981. Funeral and committal services took place at 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 26, from the Trinity Lutheran Church in Reese. Rev. Stephen G. Siegel officiated with burial to take place later in the Eastlawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Trinity Lutheran Church in Reese or Hospice of Hope, Frankenmuth. Ware-Smith-Woolever Funeral Home in Reese was in charge of arrangements.

Tuscola County Advertiser Caro, MI. Dated: June 21, 2000
Clark F. ZINNECKER--Cass City--Died peacefully in his sleep Saturday, June 17, 2000 at his son's home in Deford. He was 87. He was born July 3, 1912 in Cass City to William and Lillian (Wallace) Zinnecker. He married Hazel S. Pringle Sept. 1, 1938 in Detroit. Clark was a farmer. He also worked at Detroit Diesel in Detroit, the hardware and lumber yard in Deford, and Forbes Redi-Mix and Lumber in Caro. He retired from the Caro State Hospital in Wahjamega after 10 years. Clark and Hazel lived in Sorrento, FL from 1979 to 1995 and in Haselton Village, Eustis, FL from 1995 to 1999. Clark was a member of Novesta Church of Christ and then First Church of Christ in Eustis. Clark is survived by his wife, Hazel; sons, Grant (Donna) Zinnecker of Wilson, WY, Ralph (Patricia) Zinnecker of Deford; granddaughters, Melissa (Greg) Newland of Caro, Karla Zinnecker of Saginaw; sisters-in-law, Helen Zinnecker of Fremont and Iva Field of Deford; several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his brothers, John, Wallace, Carl and Park Zinnecker. Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 21 at Novesta Church of Christ with Steve Randall of Harris Prairie Church of Christ, South Bend, IN, officiating. Interment is in Novesta Township Cemetery, Cass City. Pallbearers for Mr. Zinnecker will be his family. Memorials may be made to the charity of the donor's choice. Arrangements were made by Kranz Funeral Home, Cass City.

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