Frank Runkel Zimmerman

Male 1914 - 2009  (95 years)


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  • Name Frank Runkel Zimmerman 
    Born 22 Apr 1914  Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 02 May 2009  Chippewa Falls, Chippewa County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Frank Runkel Zimmerman, 95, formerly of 339 Maynard St., Chippewa Falls, died Saturday, May 2, 2009, at St. Joseph?s Hospital in Chippewa Falls.
      He was born April 22, 1914, in Chippewa Falls, to Caddie (Runkel) and Robert L. Zimmerman. He was raised in Holcombe and graduated from Holcombe High School. He was employed at the Northwestern Bank in Cornell.
      Frank married Hazel Maxine Fisk on Dec. 25, 1939, in Cadott. They resided in Cornell and in 1943 moved to 339 Maynard St., Chippewa Falls, where he has resided for 63 years.He was a bookkeeper and office manager for Zutter Elevators in Chippewa Falls for over 30 years, retiring in 1973.
      All his life Frank enjoyed fishing, especially on Lake Holcombe and the Chippewa River. He and Hazel also owned the Isle Bay Resort on Lake Holcombe from 1950 until 1958. After retirement they spent many good times at their summer home on Lake Holcombe and winters in Jupiter, Fla.
      Survivors include: a daughter Sharon (Tom) Henry of Eau Claire; a son Stephen ?Steve? (Susan) Zimmerman of Racine; five grandchildren, Kelly (Doug) Spies, Kevin Henry, Lee (Tammy Gorman) Zimmerman, Laura (Kenny) Neibaur, Sean (Liz) Zimmerman; great-grandchildren, Colin Wilson, Jackson Zimmerman and Frank Zimmerman, who was named after grandpa.
      He was preceded in death by: his parents; his wife Hazel on Jan. 21, 2005; and a brother Robert Zimmerman on Dec. 31, 1977.
      A funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, May 9 at Trinity United Methodist Church with Rev. Terri Koca officiating. Interment will be in Forest Hill Cemetery, Chippewa Falls.
      Friends may call from 5 to 7 p.m., Friday, May 8 at Pederson-Volker Funeral Chapel, Chippewa Falls, and one hour prior to the service Saturday at the church.
      Pederson-Volker Funeral Chapel, Chippewa Falls, is serving the family.
      Visit pedersonvolker.com to express online condolences.
      Chippewa Herald - May/4/2009
    Siblings
    1. Robert L Zimmerman, Jr,   b. 19 Aug 1929, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1977, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     
    Person ID I40572  runkle
    Last Modified 24 Apr 2010 

    Father Robert L Zimmerman,   b. 3 Apr 1887, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1953  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Caddie Margaret Runkel,   b. 17 Sep 1889, Juneau County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1965, Chippewa Falls, Chippewa County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married circa 1913 
    Family ID F15764  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Apr 1914 - Wisconsin, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 02 May 2009 - Chippewa Falls, Chippewa County, Wisconsin, USA Link to Google Earth
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    1. [S41] SSDI, (Social Security Administration).