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Obituary: Michael J. Zimmer, age 72

Feb 09, 2018 04:54PM ● Published by Jim

Michael J. Zimmer, age 72

Michael J. Zimmer, age 72, of Beaver Dam, died peacefully on Friday, February 9, 2018 at Hillside Manor.

The visitation will be at Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam on Tuesday, February 13, 2018 from 3:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. The visitation will follow at the funeral home on Tuesday at 5:00 p.m. with Rev. Cherie Forretofficiating.

Michael John Zimmer was born on February 24, 1945. He was a 1963 graduate of Beaver Dam High School. On June 12, 1965, Michael was united in marriage with Carol Hron at Trinity Church – United Methodist. Mike is a retiree of John Deere in Horicon where he worked as an inventory checker for many years. He was a proud Boy Scout and in his past, he was a hockey coach.

Survivors are his wife, Carol; daughter, Traci Zimmer; son, Randy Zimmer; grandson, Zakk Benter, all of Beaver Dam; siblings, Wayne Zimmer of Omro, Thomas (Liz) Brennecke and Patricia (George) Booth, all of Watertown; sister-in-law, Penny Brennecke; other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Alvin and Erna (Hron) Zimmer; and siblings, Rita Sammataro, Gerald Brennecke, and Ralph (Rosemary) Zimmer.

The Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam is caring for the family. To leave online condolences, or for directions and other information, please visit our website at www.KoepsellFH.com

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