Gary Dale Zimmerman, age 67, of
Somerset, passed from this life on Friday July 15, 2016 at
Cumberland Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
He was born on May 24, 1949 in
Monticello, KY, son of the late Verdith and Margie Denney
Zimmerman. He was of the Baptist faith. Gary was a Vietnam
Veteran, having served his county in the United States Army. He
was a retired Engineer for Harley Davidson and loved art and
painting. He also was a member of the Wayne County Art
He is survived by his son,
Eric Erikson of Charlotte, N.C.; his brother, Ron Zimmerman of
Plymouth, Indiana; his sister, Pam Ellenberger of Columbia,
S.C.; his significant other, Roslyn Allison of the Oak Hill
Community. He is also survived by his best friend and dog,
“Rocky”, and his beloved aunts and uncles.
He was preceded in death by his
parents, and his sister, Anita Zimmerman.
A Celebration of Life Service
will be held on Monday July 18, 2016 at 7pm, with visitation
beginning at 5pm in the Chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home.
Burial will be in the Elk
In lieu of flowers the family
requests that donations be made to the Wayne County Art
Southern Oaks Funeral Home is
in charge of arrangements.